Lauren Burnham Prevost

USA: Georgia

Morris, Manning & Martin
1600 Atlanta Financial Center
3343 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Tel: 404.504.7744
Fax: 404.365.9532


Lauren B. Prevost is a partner in the Corporate, Securities and Real Estate Capital Markets Practices at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP. Ms. Prevost represents public and private companies in high growth industries, particularly commercial real estate and technology. Her practice is focused on the areas of corporate finance, federal securities law compliance, FINRA registration, blue sky law compliance, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate representation.

Ms. Prevost represents clients in structuring and consummating complex corporate transactions, including public offerings, private placements, mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and reorganizations. She has significant experience in representing issuers, underwriters and selling shareholders in connection with initial public offerings and follow-on offerings. In recent years, she has devoted most of her time to developing complex real estate investment funds for both institutional and retail investors. Ms. Prevost has guided private companies and their boards of directors through the initial public offering process, on-going reporting requirements and stock exchange requirements, as well as through the business and corporate governance issues encountered by a newly public company.

Ms. Prevost is a frequent speaker on topics relating to non-listed real estate investment trusts.

The Real Estate Capital Markets Practice at Morris, Manning & Martin serves clients in accessing the capital markets. Our lawyers have assisted clients in raising billions of dollars for deployment in real estate ventures. We represent real estate developers and operating companies, financial institutions, pension funds, institutional investors, investment advisors and asset managers with respect to their real estate investments, both in the U.S. and abroad. Our investment and development work touches every real estate asset class, including affordable housing, brownfield, condominium, hotel, industrial/distribution, mixed-use, multifamily, office, resort, retail, student housing, and timber
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Our success as a law firm hinges on our ability to help clients consistently meet their legal and business objectives in a timely and cost-effective manner. We realize that our clients’ success is the only measure of our success. With that aim, we pursue a client-focused strategy to ensure that we have and continue to develop leading lawyers in fields of importance to our clients – fields where we can provide greater value because of our depth of knowledge. Our end goal is to provide exceptional value for each client, which includes understanding existing laws as well as issues on the horizon; navigating through regulatory obstacles; providing access to complementary parties, such as investment banks or accounting firms, that may need to be called upon for a client; and remaining vigilant in our pursuit of cost-effective and quality counsel.

Complex legal issues require advocates who understand business. A good business lawyer needs to be more than just a legal expert. He or she also must be an ally in helping clients build their companies and become industry successes. We anticipate and address the rapid changes in financial markets, technologies, regulations and operations that affect our clients. From serving as a leading national real estate transactions firm, to defending Fortune 50 companies in nationwide class action litigation, to spearheading groundbreaking environmental legislation, to looking beyond today to developing practices that will benefit our clients’ needs tomorrow – Morris, Manning & Martin’s lawyers have earned a national reputation for our commitment to excellence.


Listed, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business – Ranked Nationally as a top lawyer in Capital Markets (REITs), 2011 – 2013
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