Sally

A. Schreiber

Of Counsel
500 N. Akard Street, Suite 3800
Dallas, TX 75201-6659

Overview

Sally advises clients in a variety of corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity, partnership, franchise, contract and general business matters. She represents small, start-up entities to large, publicly-held companies.

During her career she has worked to modernize the business laws in Texas so they can better meet the needs of businesses. Her experience includes the following:

  • Mergers and acquisitions activity, representing both purchasers and sellers of businesses engaged in various industries, including transportation, communications, home building, health care, manufacturing, energy, insurance, meat processing and restaurant;
  • Public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, as counsel to underwriters/dealer managers, as counsel for venture capital and private equity investors and as counsel to issuers engaged in various industries, including health care, high tech and energy;
  • Various franchise matters, including compliance with federal and state legal requirements and structuring and negotiating franchise relationships, both as counsel to franchisers and as counsel to franchisees or potential franchisees;
  • Compliance with securities laws, including periodic reporting requirements, proxy solicitations and dispositions of securities by insiders;
  • Structuring, implementing and analyzing various business organizations and relationships, including corporations, general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and relationships among the owners of such business organizations;
  • Drafting, negotiating and advising clients with respect to contracts of various types, including financing, employment, consulting, noncompetition, warrant and option agreements.

Education

Admissions

Achievements

  • D Magazine – Best Business Lawyers in Dallas (2001)
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent®, Peer Review RatedTM
  • Thomson Reuters – Texas Super Lawyers (2003-2008); Texas Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition (2009)
  • Woodward/White, Inc. – Best Lawyers in America, Texas’ Best Lawyers, Corporate Law (2006-2018); Best Lawyers in America, Spring Best Lawyers Business Edition (2013)
  • Memberships

    • California Bar Association
    • Dallas Bar Association, Corporate Counsel, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities Sections
    • State Bar of Texas, Business Law (Partnership and Limited Liability Company Committee; Codification Committee; Corporation Law Committee) and Corporate Counsel Sections
    • Texas Business Law Foundation (Director; Former Treasurer and Secretary)

Overview

Sally advises clients in a variety of corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity, partnership, franchise, contract and general business matters. She represents small, start-up entities to large, publicly-held companies.

During her career she has worked to modernize the business laws in Texas so they can better meet the needs of businesses. Her experience includes the following:

  • Mergers and acquisitions activity, representing both purchasers and sellers of businesses engaged in various industries, including transportation, communications, home building, health care, manufacturing, energy, insurance, meat processing and restaurant;
  • Public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, as counsel to underwriters/dealer managers, as counsel for venture capital and private equity investors and as counsel to issuers engaged in various industries, including health care, high tech and energy;
  • Various franchise matters, including compliance with federal and state legal requirements and structuring and negotiating franchise relationships, both as counsel to franchisers and as counsel to franchisees or potential franchisees;
  • Compliance with securities laws, including periodic reporting requirements, proxy solicitations and dispositions of securities by insiders;
  • Structuring, implementing and analyzing various business organizations and relationships, including corporations, general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies and relationships among the owners of such business organizations;
  • Drafting, negotiating and advising clients with respect to contracts of various types, including financing, employment, consulting, noncompetition, warrant and option agreements.