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Brian Hansen


800 W. Main Street, Suite 1750, Boise, ID 83702

As former in-house counsel for high technology companies, Brian understands the needs of his corporate clients.

His experience includes a broad range of business and commercial matters, including telecommunications, mergers, acquisitions, securities, credit agreements, and real estate. He also assists clients with matters associated with their operational needs, including license and distribution agreements, service and marketing agreements, and purchase and sale agreements.

Brian served as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for MPC Computers and as area vice president, legal and corporate secretary for Micron Electronics.

Brian serves as Administrative Partner for Holland & Hart's Boise office.

Client Results

Representative Matters
  • Represent major national telecommunications company in connection with service and marketing agreements, access agreements, license agreements, reseller agreements, and mergers and acquisitions.
  • Represented public company in connection with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
  • Represented public company in connection with acquisition of a personal care products company.
  • Represented computer hardware company in connection with acquisition of the commercial and government division of a major hardware provider.
  • Representation of numerous clients in connection with review and negotiation of credit facilities.
  • Represented U.S. company in connection with acquisition of cable television companies in Trinidad.
  • Represented private investment firm in connection with acquisition of a holiday decorations company.
  • Represented private investment firm in acquisition of various consumer products companies.
  • Represented privately-held technology company in connection with its acquisition by a public company.


Speaking Engagements


Bar Admissions


  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Corporate/Commercial
  • The Best Lawyers in America© Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2017-2018

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • Business and Corporate Law Section, Idaho State Bar, Chairman (2014-2015) and Vice Chairman (2013-2014)
  • Committee Member, Harmonized Uniform Business Organization Code, Idaho State Bar (2012-2015)
  • Board of Directors, J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Boise Chapter (2004-2007)
  • Board of Directors, Association of Corporate Counsel, Mountain West Chapter (2005-2006)
  • Chairman, International Law Section, Utah State Bar (1995-1996)
  • Idaho Business for Education, Policy Committee

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