Matt LeMaster is a shareholder with Davis Wright Tremaine. He leads the firm's mergers and acquisitions practice group. He focuses his practice in the areas of business transactions, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, hospitality, real estate, and finance. He has a wide range of merger and acquisition experience, ranging from the creation of high-tech joint ventures to the sale of timberlands. Matt has extensive experience in the hospitality industry and has handled the acquisition, disposition, financing, and franchising of numerous hotel properties.
Represented client in multiple acquisitions and sales of hotel properties and provided counsel on multiple financings, both debt and equity.
Represented client in the acquisition of hotel facilities.
Represented multiple clients in the drafting and implementation of long-term hotel management agreements, for owners and operators, including Ace Group International, Red Lion Hotels and Coast Hotels.
Provide liquor licensing counsel for multiple hotel and restaurant ownership groups including Red Lion Hotels and Coast Hotels.
Represented client in the acquisition of high-tech mouth guard sensing company
Represented client in the disposition of a cloud-based technology consulting company.
Represented client in the formation and development of venture capital firm.
Represented client in sale of sonar technology company.
Represented building products company in multiple asset acquisitions.
Represented Starbucks in its acquisition of Hawaii and Puerto Rico operations.
Represented client in multiple asset and stock acquisitions.
Acts as general corporate counsel to Coast Hotels, USA, Icom America, Inc., The Peninsula Group, LLC, ValueWise Corporation, Start-It Labs, LLC, i1Biometrics, Inc., Convoy Supply, Inc.