Francis Wheeler


+1 720 566 4231

Francis R. Wheeler's practice includes corporate, securities and transactional matters, including public and private offerings, mergers and acquisitions, international transactions, corporate governance and securities law disclosure and compliance. He has represented publicly and privately held companies, as well as board committees, in a broad range of industries.

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  • AveXis – $95 Million IPO 

  • ERYTECH Private Placement 

  • Aclaris Therapeutics IPO 

  • T2 Biosystems IPO 

  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc Rule 144A Offering of $575 Million of Exchangeable Senior Notes 

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  • Harvard Law School
    JD, cum laude, 1977

  • Harvard Business School
    MBA, 1977

  • Weber State University
    BS, magna cum laude, 1973

Admissions & Credentials


New York


  • American Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Chambers USA: Corporate/M&A (Band 1)

    Best Lawyers in America: Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Securities/Capital Markets Law

    Euromoney Expert Guides: Corporate Governance

    Colorado Super Lawyer: Business/Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Securities & Corporate Finance


+1 720 566 4231 office
+1 413 691 8116 fax

380 Interlocken Crescent
Suite 900
Broomfield, CO 80021-8023