Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

Patrick McKenzie

Patrick G. McKenzie

Partner
Phone: 404.504.7792
Fax: 404.365.9532
pmckenzie@mmmlaw.com
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Patrick G. McKenzie is a Partner in the firm’s Corporate Practice Group. His practice focuses primarily on representing private equity funds and their portfolio companies in corporate transactions, including platform acquisitions, bolt-on acquisitions, sell-side transactions, and debt and equity financings. Patrick also represents early-stage and venture capital backed technology companies in middle-market corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, and general corporate matters.

For many technology companies, Patrick serves as outside general counsel, providing legal support across the organization and coordinating legal advice from other skilled attorneys within the firm. 

Patrick also counsels clients on the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, including premerger notification and reporting requirements. 

Representative Experience

  • Represented PhishLabs in its sale to HelpSystems
  • Represented DIGARC in its sale to Modern Campus
  • Represented Onit in its acquisition of Bodhala and McCarthy Finch
  • Represented RFPIO in its acquisition of RFP360
  • Represented Sage Software in its investment in Bench Accounting
  • Represented Jobvite in its acquisition of JazzHR and NXTThing RPO
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Clarizen and in its subsequent sale to Planview, backed by TA Associates and TPG Capital
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Panopto and Ensemble Video
  • Represented Mobile Labs in its sale to Kobiton
  • Represented Deposco in its funding led by NewSpring
  • Represented K1 Capital in its sale of FMG Suite to Aurora Capital Partners
  • Represented Urjanet in its funding led by Equifax
  • Represented Bridge2 Solutions in its sale to Intercontinental Exchange
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Litera Microsystems, multiple bolt-on transactions and in the subsequent sale of Litera Microsystems to HG Capital
  • Represented Subsplash in multiple bolt-on transactions
  • Represented PerfectServe in its acquisition of Lightning Bolt Solutions
  • Represented PhishLabs in its funding led by LLR Partners
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Rave Mobile Safety and multiple bolt-on transactions
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Jobvite
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Onit
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Gravyty Technologies
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of PerfectServe and multiple bolt-on transactions
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Certify (now Emburse) and multiple bolt-on transactions
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of Smarsh and multiple bolt-on transactions
  • Represented K1 Capital in its acquisition of SecureAuth

 

Accolades

  • Selected, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Mergers and Acquisition Law, 2021

Membership

  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Member, “Corporate Counsel” and “Technology Law” sections of the Georgia Bar Association
  • Member, Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association