David Rudd

A trusted adviser on both domestic and cross-border transactions, David develops comprehensive legal solutions for investors, acquirers and sellers.

Considered one of Utah’s leading corporate lawyers, David has decades of experience helping clients successfully close sophisticated deals at home and abroad. Public and private companies routinely rely on David’s familiarity with U.S. and foreign markets to negotiate and finance a wide range of transactions. He has guided clients across numerous industries, including manufacturing, technology, healthcare, food, cosmetics, construction, hospitality and sports.

David frequently advises clients regarding:

  • Corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, minority investments, strategic alliances, and asset sales and purchases
  • Private equity and venture capital investments
  • Intra-company mergers and reorganizations
  • Debt and equity financing
  • Corporate governance

David has resided outside the United States for much of his career — including over a decade in Mexico City — and clients appreciate the unique cultural and commercial understanding he brings to international business transactions. Regardless of whether he is assisting a Utah-based business expand within the state or navigating the complexities of an international deal, he’s sensitive to each client’s unique goals, challenges and opportunities and strives for optimal positioning every time.