BOSTON, Mass. And INCLINE VILLAGE, NV, July 30, 2012 – Exemplar Companies, an innovative new economy professional services firm serving high-growth mid-market companies, has hired Lara Pearson as the newest addition to their talented team. With over twelve years of legal and business experience, Pearson will take on the role of Sustainability Steward and will be counsel and trusted advisor to public and private companies in a broad range of trademark, copyright and litigation issues. Her experience and reputation with both national and global companies will be a valued addition to the Exemplar team.
“We are very excited to have Lara join the Exemplar team” said Edward Melia, Managing Director and Chief Talent Officer. “Her impressive track record of success and her broad and deep expertise in business and law make her a great addition to the team and a valuable asset to our clients. A particularly valuable area of Lara’s expertise is in trademark law, an enormous advantage for our client base, known for their innovation and rapid growth.”
Before joining Exemplar, Pearson was associate attorney for an international corporate law firm and for a Nevada based intellectual property and business litigation firm, advising companies and nonprofits on a variety of trademark, copyright and litigation issues.
"I couldn’t be more excited about partnering with the talented team of professional at Exemplar,” said Pearson. “It seems to me that this group has its 21st Century service paradigm dialed in. I’m looking forward to this new relationship where I’m expecting to play a crucial role in adding to the tremendous value Exemplar offers its clients.”
Lara earned her BA from University of Missouri-Columbia and her JD from Northeastern University in Boston MA.
Exemplar is a global provider of investment banking, corporate law and business advisory services to private and public companies in the mid-market. The firm’s services include mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, capital raising, management buyouts and restructurings. The Exemplar team offers expertise in a wide range of industries and disciplines. They work closely with customers to provide trusted advice, incomparable support, expert guidance and the ultimate competitive advantage as they accelerate their businesses and position themselves to transform industries. The firm is a member of FINRA.