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Clients say that Bryan Prosek is easy to work with and shares their drive to get the deal done, and to get it done right. During complex, fast-paced business transactions, he acts both as the keeper of the details and the ring master, making sure that critical tax, securities, employee benefits, labor and employment, and operational elements are addressed. As team leader of the Corporate and M&A group, Bryan advises clients on securities offerings, federal and state securities compliance, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, contracts, license agreements, corporate governance, banking and finance, corporate and partnership tax planning, and non-profit tax-exempt matters. Bryan’s clients work in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, food service, technology, professional services, and financial institutions.

Memberships & Awards

The Best Lawyers in America®, Corporate Law (2013-Present), Mergers and Acquisitions Law (2014-Present), Project Finance Law (2020-Present)
Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2005, 2006
Association for Corporate Growth

Key Experience

Represented companies in connection with SEC and state securities registration compliance
Represented companies in structuring debt and equity securities offerings
Assisted in representing international companies in the formation and operations of U.S. based affiliates

Work Experience

2011 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1999-2011 Schottenstein Zox & Dunn, Co., LPA
1991-1999 Eastman & Smith Ltd.

Speaking Engagements

M&A (Mergers & Acquisitions) chapter in ebook, Lessons From The Field, published by ExecSense

Ohio State Bar Association Desk Manual, Business Law and Practice Chapter

Presenter, Choice of Entity and Non-Profit Tax-Exempt Seminars

Presenter, Banking in the Utica and Marcellus Assets, Steptoe & Johnson

Presenter, Capitalization for Start-up and Early Stage Companies