Todd Gleason is an experienced corporate attorney who advises strategic buyers and sellers and private equity and growth equity firms in connection with mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities, governance matters, and other strategic corporate and commercial transactions.

Mr. Gleason advises companies throughout all stages of the business cycle, including emerging and developing companies, established private middle-market companies, and publicly held companies. He frequently serves clients with respect to:

  • Mergers and acquisitions 
  • Recapitalizations and reorganizations
  • Carve-outs
  • Capital and asset-based investments
  • Financing transactions
  • Board counsel governance and strategic advice

Mr. Gleason draws on his extensive experience to provide clients with pragmatic solutions to many of their most sophisticated legal challenges. 

Mr. Gleason is a member of the American Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, and the Massachusetts Bar Association. He also serves as a committee member of the board of the National Association of Corporate Directors (New England).

Mr. Gleason’s representative experience includes advising:


  • Bridgeport Fittings, a leading manufacturer in high-performing electrical fittings in its acquisition by NSI Industries, a leading provider of electrical products*
  • The first offshore wind farm company in the United States in connection with the project financing for its 5-turbine test project off of the coast of Rhode Island*
  • Sellers of a national electrical parts distribution company to a US subsidiary of a French publicly held corporation*
  • Supply Chain, Procurement, and Distribution
  • Board counsel to a supply chain company providing exclusive procurement and distribution services to a national quick service restaurant brand and its franchisees*


  • Marcolin Group, in the perpetual license agreement transaction with Estee Lauder Companies Inc. and Tom Ford brand
  • Sale of Luxury Brand Holdings, parent company of Ross-Simons, to Nonantum Capital Partners*

Consulting and Professional Services

  • An industry-leading consulting firm engaged in telecommunications, data services, and media transaction consulting projects for private equity and investment firms in the sale to a global consulting firm*


  • Members of a predictive analytics software company in an equity sale to an Irish public company*
  • Intentsify, a software company providing intent data services in the investment from BV Investment Partners (BV), a middle-market private equity firm
  • A mariculture research and processing technology company, utilizing loop cord media and mussel technology for wastewater treatment applications in a buyout transaction with former shareholders*

Debt and Equity Financing

  • A mezzanine credit and private equity investment firm concentrated in emerging growth companies in negotiating debt and equity financing documents in a number of industries, including technology, data center, medical transportation, software services, and solar energy projects*

Financial Services

  • Shareholders of a national foreign exchange services company in its sale to a private-equity owned strategic acquirer in the United Kingdom*

Healthcare and Bioscience

  • A publicly traded drug development and discovery company in the sale of a manufacturing sub-division to a strategic acquirer*
  • Shareholders of a national medical laboratory providing drug monitoring services in a sale to a private equity firm focused on health care transactions*
  • Shareholders of a national network of opioid treatment centers in an equity sale to a US public healthcare company*
  • Shareholders of a leading genetic testing development company in an equity sale to a US public company*
  • The first for profit subsidiary of a major regional pediatric hospital, engaged in pediatric genomic medicine and genetic testing; acted as outside counsel*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island


  • Emerging Leaders in Law Firms Program, Harvard Law School, 2012
  • JD, American University Washington College of Law, 1999
    Member, American University Administrative Law Review, Washington College of Law Alumni Award
  • International Legal Program, Trinity College, Dublin, 1997
  • BA, Boston College, 1994