Leah Recht


San Francisco

Leah Recht is a partner in the San Francisco office and a member of Orrick's M&A and Private Equity Group. Her practice focuses on advising private equity funds and their portfolio companies in all aspects of their business.

Leah’s representation includes structuring and negotiating various strategic and leveraged acquisitions of public and private targets, divestitures, carveouts, mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, minority investments, restructurings, employment and executive compensation matters, corporate governance, and other general corporate counseling matters.

Leah advises clients across a wide range of industries, including tech, fintech, food and drug, consulting services, retail, education, manufacturing, insurance, printing and transportation.

Leah was recognized in 2018 and 2019 as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for business and corporate law.

Leah serves on the Board of Directors for National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), a leader in brain tumor patient advocacy, research, information, and support.