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Joseph R. Martin

Adjunct Professor of Law
Division General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, Louisiana-Pacific

Joseph Martin is general counsel of the Oriented Strand Board and Engineered Wood Products divisions of Louisiana-Pacific, where he also serves as head of securities, M&A and finance law, and as assistant secretary. Before joining the corporate legal staff at Louisiana Pacific, Martin was an assistant general counsel and assistant secretary with Georgia-Pacific and Koch Industries in Atlanta, where he advised Koch on structured equity and preferred stock investments, served as the attorney for Koch’s Disruptive Technology Group, and led the team responsible for M&A, finance, real estate and corporate governance at Georgia Pacific. Before joining the corporate legal department at Georgia Pacific and Koch Industries, Martin practiced in corporate, finance and M&A law with Cravath Swaine & Moore in New York and with Sullivan and Cromwell in London and New York. His legal experience includes cross-border transactions, structured investments, commercial compliance, real estate, antitrust and joint ventures.