Scott A. Berdan

Attorney in Boulder, CO
Mr. Berdan chairs Holland & Hart's corporate group, which includes the firm's Emerging Growth, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Securities and Capital Markets practice areas. Mr. Berdan is involved in a full range of corporate finance and acquisition transactions, with a concentration on public and private equity and debt securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity and management sponsored leveraged buyouts. He works with issuers, investors, underwriters, and placement agents, and he counsels public and private companies in all aspects of their businesses, including Securities and Exchange Commission reporting and stock exchange listing requirements, federal and state securities laws and corporate governance matters.
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Areas of Law

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Initial Public Offerings
  • Public Offerings
  • Securities
  • Securities Disclosure
  • Securities Finance
  • Securities Offerings
  • Securities Registration
  • Securities Regulation
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Joint Ventures
  • Venture Capital
  • Investments
  • Blue Sky Law
  • Insider Trading
  • Private Placement
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Shareholder Rights
  • Business Acquisitions
  • Business Divestitures
  • Leveraged Acquisitions
  • Leveraged Buyouts
  • Merger Reorganization
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Finance
  • Spin-Offs
  • Tender Offers
  • Business Law
  • Business Formation
  • Incorporation
  • Business Start-Ups
  • Business Transactions
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Closely Held Business Law
  • Emerging Business Law
  • Emerging Growth Companies
  • Entrepreneurial Business Law
  • Emerging Markets
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Contracts
  • Closely Held Corporations
  • S Corporations
  • Public Corporations
  • Corporate Commercial Law
  • Corporate Contracts
  • Corporate Control Contests
  • Corporate Fiduciary Law
  • Corporate Formation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Organization
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Corporate Planning
  • Takeovers
  • Hostile Takeovers
  • Proxy Contests


Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 1997, Colorado

Law School Attended

University of Denver College of Law
Class of 1997

University Attended

Duke University
Class of 1993

Associations & Memberships

Colorado Bar Association (Co-Chair of the Securities Law Subsection of the Business Law Section, 2007-2009).

Contact Information




Send email to Scott A. Berdan

Office Information
Scott A. Berdan
One Boulder Plaza 1800 Broadway, Suite 300,
Boulder, CO 80302


Holland & Hart LLP (Boulder, Colorado)

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