Adams Corporate Law Announces Promotion of Daniel C. Gavilanes to Firm Partnership

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. -- Adams Corporate Law ("Adams") is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel C. Gavilanes as the newest Partner of the firm. Mr. Gavilanes brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success in transactional, corporate and governance matters to the firm's corporate clientele.

Mr. Gavilanes joined Adams as a Senior Associate only last year. Since then, he consistently demonstrated exceptional skill, a deep understanding of complex business transactions, and fanatical attention to each client entrusted to his care.

Mr. Gavilanes has already contributed a great deal of notable achievements, which include:

  • Successfully leading the negotiation and closing of ten (10) business M&A transactions. These transactions resulted in positive outcomes for the firm’s Clients and solidified Mr. Gavilanes’s reputation as one of Orange County’s experts in M&A and corporate transactions. Mr. Gavilanes dedicates himself to each deal, overseeing each detail to ensure the matter is on track and closes on time.
  • Cultivating strong relationships with firm clients, earning trust and respect. Our Clientele ranges from large nationally recognized enterprises to smaller entrepreneurs, all of whom appreciate and complement Mr. Gavilanes’s poise and practical legal advice grounded in the needs of the business. Mr. Gavilanes is best known for his collaborative approach, attention to detail, meticulous organization and follow up, and dedication to achieving the best possible outcomes for his clients. His work has resulted in overwhelming client satisfaction, evidenced by waves of positive feedback.

Adams Corporate Law is thrilled to welcome Danny to our partnership,” said Addison Adams, the firm’s founding Partner. “Danny goes above and beyond in all he does, and is a pleasure to work with. He has an uncompromising commitment to the highest level of work and delivers exceptional results to our clients. His expertise and dedication will be instrumental in driving the firm's continued client satisfaction and success.

Prior to joining Adams, Mr. Gavilanes gained considerable experience providing corporate, M&A and transactional legal services to large Am Law 200 firms, during his time at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Los Angeles, and as a legal consultant in the alternatives finance division at the Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO), Newport Beach. Mr. Gavilanes holds a post-graduate LL.M. master’s degree in transactional tax from the Boston University School of Law, a J.D. degree from Whitter Law School, and a bachelor's degree in political science from California State University Fullerton. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the California Lawyers Association.

About Adams Corporate Law

Adams Corporate Law is a boutique corporate transaction law firm with a reputation for excellence,┬áspecializing in drafting sophisticated business agreements, equity investments, corporate and securities compliance, and a particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions. With several decades of corporate experience, our team is comprised of highly rated and recognized lawyers of distinction. The firm’s full-services extend across tax, employment, ERISA, intellectual property, real estate, securities law, banking, fund formation, and insurance – providing comprehensive solutions for our clients in a variety of corporate transactions. We are “lawyers who close deals.”


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