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Mergers and Acquisitions

We represent buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions of all types and sizes. We have worked with public and private companies, their shareholders and their key employees on tax aspects of mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, and joint ventures. To meet our client objectives, our attorneys develop tax-efficient structures and negotiate appropriate contractual protections.

The firm’s mergers and acquisitions practice includes experience in the following representative types of matters:

  • Term sheets and letters of intent
  • Nondisclosure and confidentiality agreements
  • Tax structure
  • Pre-closing restructuring
  • Due diligence
  • Financing and capital structure
  • Benefit plan transition
  • Escrows and indemnity claims
  • Restrictive agreements and consulting agreements
  • Earn-outs
  • Private offerings
  • Regulation D Compliance
  • Negotiations of definitive merger and sale agreements
  • Post-closing adjustments and dispute negotiations