Mergers and Acquisitions

Regardless of company size, a merger, acquisition or divestiture is a complex endeavor. With our attorneys on your side, you can be confident all aspects of your transaction are covered, including government compliance, tax, intellectual property, finance, employment and environmental.

Our M&A team has represented buyers, sellers, investment banks and venture capital firms, investors and management groups in transactions such as:

  • Tender offers
  • Asset transfers, purchases and sales
  • Monetary and non-monetary acquisitions
  • Stock purchases and swaps
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Management buyouts
  • Reverse mergers
  • Joint ventures
  • Spin-offs

Areas of merger, acquisition and divestiture include, but are not limited to:

  • Due diligence planning
  • Letters of intent
  • Opinion letters
  • Merger, acquisition and divestiture negotiations
  • Debt/liability strategies
  • Transaction structure and document drafting
  • Lease/contract transfers and assignments
  • Financing through public or private securities offerings
  • SEC regulation compliance and filings
  • Transaction closing

Should a dispute or an unwanted takeover occur, our litigation attorneys are prepared to move forward with mediation, arbitration or court proceedings.