Elisabeth M. Martin

  • 200 Clarendon Street
  • Boston, MA 02116
  • USA
Profile Experience

Elisabeth (Lisa) Martin is a partner in the Boston office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Capital Markets and Public Company Representation Practices.

Ms. Martin advises clients on capital markets transactions and securities and corporate law matters. Her capital markets experience includes representing public and private companies, underwriters, and private equity firms in a wide variety of transactions, including:

  • Initial public offerings
  • Registered debt and equity offerings
  • Private placements
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Tender offers
  • Consent solicitations

Ms. Martin also regularly advises companies on securities law, disclosure, and corporate governance matters.

Ms. Martin’s experience includes representing:

Securities Offerings
  • Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings in multiple offerings of high yield notes
  • Clear Channel International in offerings of secured and unsecured high yield notes
  • Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings in an underwritten offering of common stock
  • Ruth’s Hospitality Group in an offering of common stock
  • Deere & Company in offerings of senior notes
  • HBT Financial in its initial public offering of common stock
  • Civitas Solutions in its initial public offering and secondary offering of common stock
  • The underwriters in an offering of common stock of Old Second Bancorp
  • The underwriters in offerings of common stock of Chemical Financial
  • Solera in an offering by its subsidiary Audatex North America, of high yield notes
  • iHeartCommunications (formerly Clear Channel Communications, Inc.) in multiple offerings of high yield notes
  • Acadia Healthcare Company in an offering of high yield notes
  • The underwriters in the proposed initial public offering of common stock of First Wind Holdings
Other Significant Transactions
  • iHeartMedia in the separation of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings in connection with iHeartMedia’s chapter 11 reorganization
  • Civitas Solutions in its sale to Centerbridge Partners
  • Toys ‘R’ Us in the issuance of high yield notes as debtor-in-possession financing in connection with its chapter 11 reorganization
  • Baxter International in the spinoff of its biopharmaceuticals business, Baxalta
  • EveryWare Global in its business combination with ROI Acquisition, a special purpose acquisition company
  • SeaBright Holdings in its sale to Enstar Group

*Certain matters were handled prior to joining Latham

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