As mergers and acquisitions counsel, Lyle guides corporations and private equity groups through acquisitions, dispositions, and mergers, both domestic and international. He has represented clients in more than two hundred transactions during his career and has developed a reputation not only as a talented legal practitioner, but also a practical problem-solver. A client has referred to Lyle as “the most pragmatic and solutions-oriented attorney we have ever worked with.”
In addition to his significant transactional experience, Lyle serves as a trusted advisor to his corporate clients on some of the most significant business decisions they face, including capital formation and finance transactions, foreign and domestic contract negotiations, and corporate governance issues. Lyle has also counseled clients through workouts, restructurings, and distressed mergers and acquisitions transactions.
Lyle joined Sherman & Howard in 2017 from Baker Hostetler, where he was head of the Business Group for the Denver office. Lyle has received numerous accolades in his career including: being ranked in Chambers USA for Corporate/M&A law, being selected by Law Week Colorado as the Barrister’s Best Corporate Law Attorney in 2014, holding a Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent ranking, and being selected as a Colorado Super Lawyer for Business Law.