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Jeffrey E. Beck

Jeffrey E. Beck

Partner| Phoenix


Jeff Beck's practice is concentrated in SEC reporting, corporate governance and securities law compliance. He also advises clients on a wide range of transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, bond and equity financing transactions, and revolving credit facilities. Prior to attending law school, Jeff was a senior audit manager at KPMG LLP in Phoenix, Arizona, and audited some of the largest public companies in Arizona.

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Capital Raising Transactions
  • Represented public homebuilder in multiple high yield Rule 144A bond offerings aggregating over $2.1 billion
  • Represented public homebuilder in multiple public stock offerings aggregating over $390 million
  • Represented water and wastewater management company in initial public offering
  • Represented public homebuilder in $126.5 million convertible senior bond offering
  • Represented semiconductor components manufacturer in $690 million convertible senior bond offering
  • Represented public homebuilder in $780 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility
  • Represented public homebuilder in $750 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility
  • Represented manufacturer of rapid medical diagnostic testing solutions in $270 million secured revolving credit facility
  • Represented public trucking company in sale of $200 million of Series A and Series B senior guaranteed notes
  • Represented private trucking company in placement of $210 million receivables securitization facility
  • Represented private homebuilder in sale of $25 million of senior subordinated notes
  • Represented private agribusiness company for $50 million revolving credit facility and three real estate term loan facilities aggregating $18.1 million
  • Represented food and beverage software and technology company for $96 million term loan and revolving credit facility
  • Represented public medical testing equipment manufacturer for $50 million revolving credit facility
Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Represented public homebuilder in seven strategic acquisitions of private homebuilders in California, Arizona, Nevada, Florida, Texas, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina aggregating over $600 million
  • Represented manufacturer of rapid medical diagnostic testing solutions in three strategic acquisitions of private diagnostic companies in California, Florida and Germany
  • Represented private agribusiness company in $45 million sale of its genetic seed business to Fortune 250 agricultural company
  • Represented public trucking company in $2.5 billion shareholder-led leveraged buyout
  • Represented public medical testing equipment manufacturer in $3.5 billion acquisition by Swiss health care company
  • Represented provider of clinical trial material management and packaging, labeling, distribution, storage and returns and destruction services in sale to strategic buyer
  • Represented toxicology testing laboratory in sale to strategic buyer
  • Represented public homebuilder in two strategic acquisitions of private homebuilders in Austin, Texas and Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Represented buyer of two luxury resort properties located in Tucson, Arizona, and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
  • Arizona State University (J.D., magna cum laude, 2000)
    • Managing Editor, Arizona State Law Journal
    • Order of the Coif
  • Northern Arizona University (B.S., Accountancy, cum laude, 1991)
  • Certified Public Accountant – State of Arizona
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Society of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Corporate Law (2013-2019)
  • The W.A. Franke College of Business, Northern Arizona University, Accounting Advisory Council
  • Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH), Audit Committee Chair, former Member of the Board of Trustees
  • KPMG LLP, Senior Audit Manager
  • Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH), Vice President, Corporate Counsel
  • Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona