Stacia A. Buechler

Partner Indianapolis
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Summary

Stacia leads the firm's Commercial Contracts practice area and is also a member of the Social Enterprise, Start-Up and Growth Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions and Technology groups. 

As a proponent of social enterprises, Stacia is passionate about advising socially responsible enterprises in all industries on matters including start-up, growth issues, sustainability, raising impact investing capital, commercial contracting and B Corp certification. She represents one of the first benefit corporations in the State of Indiana. Stacia also advises non-profit organizations on formation, tax exempt status, board formation and other transactional matters.

Stacia has experience working with clients on commercial contracts in the technology industry. She helps both technology companies and companies with technology issues negotiate online contacts, SaaS agreements, SLAs cloud storage agreements and licensing agreements.

Stacia’s practice focuses on complex business and commercial transactions, intellectual property transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and business advisory services for profit and non-profit enterprises. She also has significant experience representing private equity funds in platform, add-on and divestiture transactions, as well as representing both buyers and sellers in strategic investments and merger and acquisition transactions.

Stacia also serves as outside general counsel to several private companies, providing general business advisory services.

Stacia is an actively involved member of the Indianapolis community, serving on several boards and regularly volunteering, most recently with Make-A-Wish Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, College Summit of Indiana and the Meridian Kessler Neighborhood Association. She also serves on the board of directors for TCC Gives, Inc. and is an adjunct professor of business law at Butler University.

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Education

  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law (2002)
  • Butler University (1999)

Admissions

  • State - Illinois
  • State - Indiana

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Illinois State Bar Association (Member)

Community Involvement

  • Butler University (Adjunct Professor of Business Law 2013-present)
  • College Summit Indiana (Former Advisory Board Member 2015)
  • Dance Kaleidoscope (Former Advisory Board Member 2012)
  • Giving Sum (Member 2015-present)
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation (Volunteer 2014-present)
  • Meridian-Kessler Neighborhood Association (Volunteer 2006-present)
  • TCC Gives, Inc. (Member, Board of Directors 2016-present)