Francis Wheeler

Partner

+1 720 566 4231
fwheeler@cooley.com

Francis R. Wheeler's practice includes corporate, securities and transactional matters, including public and private offerings, mergers and acquisitions, international transactions, corporate governance and securities law disclosure and compliance. He has represented publicly and privately held companies, as well as board committees, in a broad range of industries.

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Experience

  • Lyell Immunopharma – $425 Million IPO 

  • NVIDIA – $5 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering 

  • The Honest Company – $475 Million IPO 

  • UiPath – $1.5 Billion IPO 

  • Ovid - $75 Million IPO 

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Education

  • Harvard Law School
    JD, cum laude, 1977

  • Harvard Business School
    MBA, 1977

  • Weber State University
    BS, magna cum laude, 1973


Admissions & Credentials

Colorado

New York

Memberships

  • American Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Corporate/M&A

    Best Lawyers in America: Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Securities/Capital Markets Law

    Euromoney Expert Guides: Corporate Governance

    Colorado Super Lawyer: Business/Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities & Corporate Finance

contact

+1 720 566 4231 office
+1 413 691 8116 fax
fwheeler@cooley.com

1144 15th Street Suite 2300
Denver, CO 80202-2686