Wendell Taylor is an experienced corporate attorney representing clients in a wide range of transactions for more than 15 years. He has advised public and private companies, both domestically and internationally, on corporate law matters including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, initial public offerings and continuing public company reporting requirements. Mr. Taylor’s practice has involved transactions in a variety of industries including retail, banking, technology and healthcare. He has an active pro bono practice, which includes providing legal services to WilmerHale’s nonprofit partners in the Youth and Education Initiative. Mr. Taylor serves on WilmerHale’s Hiring Committee, and is co-chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee.
Mr. Taylor's practice focuses on domestic and international corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, initial public offerings and continuing public company reporting requirements.
Mr. Taylor works with a variety of national and international public companies, including BE Semiconductor Industries N.V. and Staples, Inc. He has represented issuers such as BioTransplant Incorporated and Diacrin, Inc., and leading underwriters including Goldman Sachs & Co., Deutsche Bank AG, Morgan Stanley and Lazard Ltd., in numerous public and private offerings. In addition, Mr. Taylor has represented both buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions, including Staples, Inc.'s acquisition of Corporate Express, N.V.