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Mergers, Acquisitions, and Business Ventures

AdvisorLaw assists clients in structuring, negotiating, and implementing business transactions in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Our firm represents private companies and their separate business units, acquirers, targets, investors, venture funds, management buyout groups, private equity funds, lenders, and equity participants. We are dedicated to providing outstanding client service by bringing the best skills to each transaction. Depending on the venue, AdvisorLaw routinely works closely with partner firms in other practice areas, including taxation, intellectual property, real estate, employment, employee benefits, environmental, and litigation to ensure that clients have a single, unified team to respond to their legal and business needs.

Each business transaction is unique. We collaborate with clients to develop and implement customized strategies to support client objectives in a full range of transactions including:

  • Acquisitions and dispositions of companies and their business units
  • Mergers and consolidations
  • Sales of assets
  • Joint ventures
  • Minority investments
  • Business restructurings and reorganizations
  • Sales of control
  • Spinoffs and divestitures
  • Strategic alliances
  • Executive compensation
  • Shareholder, partnership, and LLC operating agreements
  • Outsourcing transactions
  • Manufacturing and distribution agreements

In today’s global economy, mergers and acquisitions representation requires international expertise. We have extensive experience in international transactions, including advising clients on the legal aspects of cross-border mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, and managing with our partner firms the international tax and regulatory aspects of such transactions.