Scott L. Allen is Co-Chair of the MMM Private Equity Practice. He 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. Scott also represents venture capital-backed and founder-owned businesses in a wide range of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. For many of his clients, he also serves as outside general counsel, providing legal support across the organization and coordinating legal advice from other skilled attorneys within the firm.
Scott has represented private equity funds and companies in numerous and diverse industries, with substantial experience in the software, technology and technology-enabled business services sectors.
Scott has served in various leadership positions in the firm, including in governance and policy making committees, and is currently a member of the firm’s Management Committee.
He is a frequent speaker on corporate law, M&A, private equity and debt financing topics for continued legal education programs, trade association events and related conferences. Scott has been recognized as a leading corporate attorney through his selection as a Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Star, published by Law & Politics and Atlanta magazines on numerous occasions.