Robert L. Anderson

Principal / Legal Counsel

Robert L. Anderson represents clients in general corporate and corporate finance matters. His expertise includes public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, shareholder and financial relationships, as well as real estate acquisition, syndication and development.

Mr. Anderson received his Juris Doctor Degree from the UCLA School of Law, where he graduated second in his class, was Order of the Coif and Editor-in-Chief of The Law Review. Mr. Anderson started his legal career at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York City where he practiced for eight years. Thereafter, he represented a prominent Middle Eastern investor for several years. Mr. Anderson joined the law firm of Lanahan & Reilley to lead the business group in 1998.


Mr. Anderson was an officer in the United States Marine Corps.

Mr. Anderson has been involved in a number of early stage, start-up corporate financing transactions. He was also involved in one of the largest corporate transactions in Sonoma County history: the $300 million acquisition of Alantro Communications by Texas Instruments.

Additionally, he headed up the legal team for the second highest bidder in one of the most expensive vineyard acquisitions in Napa County History.

Mr. Anderson presently lives in Napa Valley, California.


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