Scott Craig advises emerging growth, technology and life science companies and their boards of directors, as well as venture capital and private equity funds on a full range of corporate transactions in high-growth industries.

Drawing on his varied experience, Mr. Craig guides clients throughout the company life cycle, from incorporation through exit planning. He brings particular experience in the technology and life sciences sectors. Mr. Craig also advises private equity funds and their portfolio companies from initial investment through exit.

Mr. Craig provides clients with company representation on a full range of matters and transactions, including:

  • Equity financing transactions at all stages
  • Company formation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity
  • Corporate governance matters

Prior to law school, Mr. Craig worked for Manhattan Associates, a leading global supply-chain software company.

Venture Capital and Emerging Companies

  • Icon, a construction technology company creating 3D printed homes and structures, in its Series B Financing led by Norwest Venture Partners*, and its Series B1 Financing led by Tiger Global Management, along with several prior financings
  • Atmosphere, a worldwide leader in streaming TV entertainment for businesses, in its Series C Financing led by Sageview Capital
  • Wander in its Series A investment led by QED Investors and Redpoint Capital
  • Tekmetric in its Series A investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity
  • Freestone Holdco, a portfolio company of Tailwater Capital, in its growth investment in Elemental Recycling
  • Everly Health, an at home testing and wellness company, in its US$250 million Series D Financing, which included BlackRock, The Chernin Group (TCG), Foresite Capital, Greenspring Associates, Morningside Ventures and Portfolio, HealthQuest Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Goodwater Capital and Next Coast Ventures, and several previous financings*
  • Bloomreach, in its investment from Sixth Street Growth Capital in connection with its acquisition of Exponea*
  • Pattern Biosciences in its Series B1 Financing led by Illumina Ventures*
  • Coder Technologies in its preferred stock financings led by GGV Capital, Uncork Capital, and Redpoint Ventures*
  • Next Coast Ventures*, Houston Ventures, Live Oak Venture Partners*, and Ironspring Ventures in investments in several early-stage investments
  • Strattam Capital in its investment in Cloudhesive*

Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity

  • Think Power in its investment from Warren Equity
  • Affinaquest (formerly SSB Consulting) in its business unit divestiture to KORE Software
  • Strattam Capital in its majority investments and acquisitions of Action Title Research, Intellect, Trax Technologies*, Blacksmith*, Affinaquest (f/k/a SSB Consulting)*, Contegix*, Hire Road (formerly Acendre)*, MHC Software*, Netstock*, and Rock Solid Technologies*
  • Think Power in its spinout of KYRO
  • Everly Health, Inc. in its acquisitions of PWNHealth and Home Access Health*
  • Blacksmith Applications in its acquisitions of Food Sales Enablers and TABS Analytics*
  • Altus Group in its acquisition of Stratodem Analytics*
  • Indecomm Digital Services in its investment by Warburg Pincus*
  • Trax Technologies in its merger with Veraction*
  • MHC Software in its acquisition of Ecrion*
  • Rackspace in its going-private transaction with Apollo*
  • Rock Solid Technology in its acquisition of Primegov*
  • Argo Design in its acquisition by DXC*
  • Conversable in its acquisition by LivePerson*
  • Fluence Biosciences in its acquisition by OSRAM*
  • Interactive TKO in its acquisition by Computer Associates*
  • Kimbia in its acquisition by GiveGab*
  • LiquidFrameworks in its acquisition by Luminate Capital Partners*
  • M87 in its acquisition by XCOM*
  • National Instruments in its acquisitions of AWR Corporation, Phase Matrix, Digilent, BeeCube, and Data Translation*
  • Magnitude Software in its acquisition by Audax Group*
  • Microtune in its acquisition by Zoran Corporation*
  • Renew Data in its acquisition by LDiscovery*
  • Seismic Micro-Technology in its acquisition by IHS Global*
  • Sierra Atlantic in its acquisition by Hitachi Consulting*
  • Simplifi in its acquisition by GTCR*
  • Shipstation in its acquisition by Stamps.com*
  • Sweet Leaf Tea Company in its acquisition by Nestlé Waters North America*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Texas

Education

  • JD, University of Texas School of Law, 2004
  • BSE, Duke University, 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English