Lance Lehnhof

Lance Lehnhof advises clients on a wide range of corporate and transactional matters, including:

  • mergers & acquisitions
  • equity and debt financings (seed/angel to large VC financings)
  • strategic partnerships and joint ventures
  • general corporate law matters facing companies ranging from start-ups to established industry leaders.

Mr. Lehnhof’s list of representative clients and transactions include small tech companies as well large energy and industrial clients.  He is licensed to practice law in New York, Utah and Washington, DC

Education and Work Experience

  • J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., 2002; Order of the Coif; Editor in Chief, BYU Law Review
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., 1999, International Studies
  • Law Clerk, Honorable Monroe G. McKay, United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit – 2002-2003
  • Attorney, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Washington, DC, 2003-2005
  • Attorney, Stoel Rives LLP, Corporate Group, Salt Lake City, 2005-2008
  • General Counsel, Red Leaf Resources, Inc., Salt Lake City
  • General Counsel, Pinnacle Security, LLC, Orem, Utah
  • Adjunct Faculty, J. Reuben Clark Law School (BYU)


  • Anastasoff v. United States: The Judicial Power to “Unpublish” Opinions, 77 NOTRE DAME L. REV. 135 (2001) (with Thomas R. Lee).
  • Freedom of Religious Association: The Right of Religious Organizations to Obtain Legal Entity Status under the European Convention, 2002 BYU L. REV. 561 (2002).