Thomas G. Lovett, IV

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Thomas G. Lovett, IV
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2000 IDS Center
80 South 8th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402
T 612.371.3270
F 612.371.3207
Michelle M. Baker
T 612.371.3913
  • Minnesota

Thomas Lovett focuses on corporate and securities matters, including public and private offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, general representation of SEC reporting companies, and representation of investment bankers and broker-dealers. He also represents private companies across multiple industries.
 
Thomas has been primarily responsible for a number of public and private offerings, representing both issuers and underwriters/agents. He has represented clients in a wide array of industries, including life sciences, manufacturing, telecommunications, entertainment, financial institutions and insurance, and has deep experience in pay ratio disclosures, whistleblower laws, crowdfunding, and Reg A+.
 
Before joining the firm, Thomas served as a branch chief in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Market Regulation in Washington, D.C. He also served in the Peace Corps in the Philippines.

Awards & Recognition
  • North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association (2013-2015)
  • Martindale-Hubbell "AV" rating
  • Minnesota Super Lawyers (1994, 1997, 2005)
Experience
  • Corporate and Securities Counsel to MGC Diagnostics Corporation (Nasdaq: MGCD).
  • Corporate and Securities Counsel to Communications Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: JCS).
  • Corporate and Securities Counsel to Advanced BioEnergy LLC.
  • Corporate and Securities Counsel to Electro-Sensor, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELSE).
  • Represented Advanced BioEnergy, LLC in December 2012 $175 million sale of Ethanol production facilities.
  • Represented MGC Diagnostics Corporation in August 2014 $8.0 million acquisition of Belgium-based MediSoft S.A.
  • Represented Enpath Medical, Inc in 2007 sale to Greatbatch for $92.5 million.
  • Represented RTW, Inc in 2007 sale of Rockhilll Insurance Company for $100 million.
  • Represented New Ulm Telecom, Inc. in 2008 acquisition of Hutchinson Telephone Company for $78 million.
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  • Minnesota
Professional & Community

Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Member

Community Involvement

  • LegalCORPS, Board Member,(2004-2014)
  • Ramsey County Juvenile and Family Justice Center, Volunteer Mediator (2013-Present)
  • PYC Youth Clinic, Volunteer Lawyer (2006- Present)

Certifications

  • Rule 114 Qualified Neutral Mediator

Languages

  • Filipino
2000 IDS Center
80 South 8th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402
T 612.371.3270
F 612.371.3207
Michelle M. Baker
T 612.371.3913
  • William Mitchell College of Law (now Mitchell Hamline School of Law)

    (J.D., cum laude, 1979)

  • Carleton College

    (B.A., 1972)

  • Minnesota

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