Matthew R. Nyberg

Matthew R. Nyberg



Successfully closes M&A transactions focusing on a business-oriented and practical approach. Experience with both buy-side and sell-side transactions. Sought-after outside corporate counsel to middle-market companies.

Matt Nyberg crafts legal strategies that allow his clients to complete successful middle market merger and acquisition transactions. He brings a 360-degree perspective of the market garnered from his extensive experience representing both buy and sell side clients. Private equity firms, family offices, owners/entrepreneurs, strategic acquirers and middle-market companies rely on Matt’s proven successes and insight to handle mergers, acquisitions, minority investments, follow-on investments, divestitures, debt and equity financings, leveraged buy-outs and corporate restructurings. Matt represents clients across a variety of industries, including: media, consumer products, food and beverage, business services, manufacturing, technology, logistics and e-commerce. Prior experience as a management consultant and two master’s degrees in finance and real estate enables Matt to look at legal issues through a business lens and navigate rapidly changing environments.

Clients value Matt’s ability to understand their goals and craft solutions that incorporate both legal and business perspectives. Matt is detail-oriented, practical and committed to providing senior-level attention at every stage of a transaction. Following successful M&A transactions, many of Matt’s middle-market clients continue to rely on him as outside corporate counsel. In this role, he handles an array of matters, including entity selection and formation, corporate governance, employment, intellectual property and drafting and negotiating various types of contracts.


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Representative Matters

Private Equity

  • Represented Clarion Capital Partners in its acquisition of, and acquisition financing for,, Inc., a leading provider of digital performance advertising through intent-driven marketing for leading brands and agencies.

  • Counsel to Clarion Capital Partners, LLC in its acquisition of Ecoco and its related brands, leaders in the multicultural haircare and beauty products market.

  • Represented Clarion Capital Partners and its portfolio company AML RightSource in the sale of AML RightSource to Gridiron Capital.

  • Represented Mountaingate Capital in its acquisition of, and acquisition financing for, Acceleration Partners, LLC, a premier global partner marketing agency.

Owner / Entrepreneur

  • Represented Genesee Scientific Corporation, a premier distributor and manufacturer of high-quality life science laboratory products to the academic research and industrial life science market, by LLR Partners, a lower middle market private equity firm investing in technology and healthcare businesses.

  • Represented Lifetime Quality Roofing and Storm Restoration, an award-winning provider of roofing, storm restoration, and other critical exterior services to residential and commercial properties, in its sale to Trilantic Capital Partners.

  • Counsel to the shareholders of AmTrans Expedite, Inc., a trucking logistics company, in the sale of 100% of the equity of AmTrans Expedite, Inc. to Fusion Transport Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of Hudson Hill Capital. The sale of AmTrans Expedite was combined with the sale of GLTI Logistics, a trucking logistics company, based in New Jersey.

  • Represented Aldinger Company, a leading provider of calibration and repair services for mission-critical test and measurement equipment and instrumentation, in its sale to Incline Equity Partners.

Insights & Publications



  • J.D., 2007, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
  • M.S., 2005, University of Denver Daniels College of Business, Finance
  • M.S., 2005, University of Denver Daniels College of Business, Real Estate and Construction Management
  • B.S.B.A., 1999, University of Kansas

Previous Experience

  • Consultant, Accenture
  • Disposition Analyst, Apartment Investment and Management Company (AIMCO)


  • Colorado, 2007


  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • Association for Corporation Growth


Community Involvement


Board of Directors, Team Breckenridge Sports Club

Former, Board of Directors, Colorado Cancer Research Program

Former, Board of Directors, Youth Opportunity Foundation

Former, Committee Member, Wild Things Society of the Denver Zoo



"Matthew is very practical, always responsive and attentive." "A very competent attorney." – Chambers USA, 2023

Chambers USA, 2022-2024

5280 Top Lawyers, Mergers & Acquisitions, 2018-2020

Colorado Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2017

2016 M&A Advisor 40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders Award

ACG Leadership 20, Class of 2012