Brian Lenihan is co-chair of Choate, Hall & Stewart’s Business Department. He represents private equity and venture capital funds in a broad range of financing transactions, including leveraged buyouts, majority and minority recapitalizations and growth equity investments. He has been named to The National Law Journal’s annual list of “Mergers & Acquisitions Trailblazers” and has been recognized in Chambers USA, The Legal 500 and Best Lawyers in America. He is a former member of the firm’s Executive Committee and the former co-chair of the firm’s Private Equity group. He received his JD, summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, from Boston College Law School and his BA, cum laude from Dartmouth College.