Acting as buy-side and sell-side counsel, Lyle guides corporations and private equity groups through acquisitions, dispositions, and mergers, both domestic and international. He has represented clients in more than three hundred transactions during his career totaling more than four billion dollars in transaction value, 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 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 the Law Week Barrister’s Best Corporate Law Attorney in 2014, a Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent ranking, Colorado Super Lawyer, and Chambers Recognized Practitioner in Corporate / M&A law.