Claire Hutar is an associate in the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins, and member of the firm’s Corporate Department.

Ms. Hutar advises public and private companies on corporate matters, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity transactions
  • Debt and equity financings
  • General corporate matters

Ms. Hutar’s practice spans a variety of sectors ranging from life sciences and healthcare, to technology, energy, hospitality, and retail.

Ms. Hutar maintains an active pro bono practice, advising local small business owners with respect to government assistant programs in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. She has also served as an advocate for families of children with special needs in IEP meetings.

Ms. Hutar’s experience includes advising:

  • 21st Century Oncology in its US$1 billion sale*
  • American Construction Source in seven add-on acquisitions*
  • Airbnb in multiple credit transactions*
  • Leading energy SaaS company in multiple roll-up acquisitions and day-to-day general corporate matters*
  • Private equity sponsor in its US$1 billion sale of a global software solutions provider in the oil and gas industry*
  • Stack Sports in its strategic acquisition of a business unit from Dick’s Sporting Goods*
  • Emerging companies in the energy and technology industries in rounds of equity financing*

*Matters handled prior to joining Latham