Spencer W. Layson

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ContactSpencer W. Layson

Spencer Layson is an Associate at Miller Johnson in our Mergers & Acquisitions practice.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Spencer advises businesses, owners, and investors in their acquisition, investment, disposition, capital raising, corporate governance, and operational matters. He represents buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions for a diverse range of clients including multinational corporations and private equity funds. He manages deal flow through every stage of a transaction, from due diligence to closings.

He has worked on transactions valued from $5 million to $150 million.

Professional Affiliations, Activities and Honors

Mr. Layson is a member of the State Bar of Michigan. Mr. Layson began his career at Honigman LLP in Detroit representing clients in M&A and Business matters. While attending law school, he served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Daniel A. Hathaway in the Wayne County (MI) Third Circuit Court, and as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable James A. Plakas in the State of Michigan 35th District Court.


Mr. Layson was awarded his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School in 2018 and earned his B.A. in Political Science from Michigan State University in 2013.