Elected Member

Don J. McDermett, Jr.

Dallas, TX
Baker Botts L.L.P.
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas School of Law

Don McDermett is a Senior Partner in the law firm of Baker Botts LLP. Mr. McDermett represents clients in a wide variety of corporate, securities, and transactional matters. Before joining Baker Botts in 2000, Mr. McDermett served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Sterling Software, Inc., an NYSE-listed enterprise software vendor with annual revenues just under $1 billion.

Mr. McDermett leads teams in myriad merger and acquisition transactions, providing counsel on negotiated acquisitions, strategic alliances and joint ventures, as well as tax-free spin-offs, corporate reorganizations and recapitalizations.

Areas of Expertise
Securities Law
Acquisitions (Mergers)
Commercial Law
Corporate Law (Commercial Law)