Martin Lichauco to Present on Cross-Border Transactions for Lex Mundi in Manila

February 24, 2012 (Manila, Philippines) ─ Martin Lichauco, Managing Director at Siemer & Associates, will present at the Cross-Border Transactions Practice Group Meeting as part of the Lex Mundi Asia/Pacific Regional Conference on Friday, February 24th in Manila. His presentation will highlight recent cross-border deals in the region and identify potential future M&A activity. The three-day conference will seek to understand current trends most affecting the international business community.

Lex Mundi brings together a talented group of legal advisors, well-versed in complex international business transactions,” said Lichauco. “It is an honor to exchange insights with such a high caliber group of professionals.”

About Lex Mundi

Lex Mundi is the world’s leading association of independent law firms. The association has more than 160 premier member firms around the world, representing approximately 21,000 lawyers. Membership in Lex Mundi provides member firms with a trusted network of law firms that share similar values and a similar focus on quality through which they can access global legal resources that enable them to serve their clients better and to improve continuously all aspects of their firms. Member law firms are located throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia and the Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. Through its nonprofit affiliate, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation, Lex Mundi member firms provide pro bono legal assistance to social entrepreneurs around the globe.

The members of Lex Mundi maintain complete autonomy; render professional services to their respective clients on an individual and separate basis; are not be restricted in referring, handling or accepting cases or in joining other professional organizations; and are not affiliated for the joint practice of law.

About Siemer & Associates LLC

Siemer & Associates LLC is a global boutique merchant bank dedicated to offering candid insight and guidance to digital media, software and Internet companies throughout their business life cycles. Composed of industry veterans who have worked both inside and out of technology enterprises, S&A has successfully completed more than 50 transactions that aggregated over $3 billion in sell-side mandates and surpassed $1.5 billion in equity capital.  Headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, S&A offers exceptional corporate capital raising, financial advisory services and M&A, specializing in complex cross-border transactions.

Committed to expanding the international technology ecosystem, Siemer & Associates promotes innovative entrepreneurs through its early-stage investment arm, Siemer Ventures. One of the most active investment funds in Southern California, Siemer Ventures claims more than 40 current portfolio companies and makes an average of 12 new investments each year in startups. Siemer Ventures bridges the funding gap between seed and Series A capital raises, helping emerging leaders overcome a critical hurdle to success necessary for the ongoing development of the global technology marketplace.