Tiffany Posil is Counsel* in the Washington, DC office of Hogan Lovells. She advises public companies on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting and disclosure obligations, corporate governance matters, and mergers and acquisitions. Tiffany also assists public companies and their boards of directors in preparing for and defending against unsolicited takeover proposals and activist stockholders.
Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Tiffany served as Special Counsel in the SEC’s Office of Mergers and Acquisitions. In that role, she administered and interpreted the federal securities law requirements relating to tender offers, proxy contests, beneficial ownership reporting, and going private transactions. She also played a key role in the Staff’s monitoring of shareholder activist matters and in the universal proxy rulemaking. Before joining the SEC, Tiffany practiced in Wilmington, Delaware, where she counseled corporations, officers, directors, board committees and stockholders in connection with a wide variety of transactional and advisory matters, including mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests, stockholder meetings and corporate governance matters.
*Admitted only in Delaware. Supervised by principals of the firm.