These types of transactions typically involve various legal issues, including antitrust, consumer protection, real estate, tax, securities, corporate finance and products liability related issues.
Our mergers and acquisitions attorneys also help clients evaluate strategy and alliances through due diligence investigation and ensure that relationships are established with careful attention to compliance with applicable law. Our mergers and acquisitions lawyers have helped buyers and sellers in all areas of due diligence, including comprehensive review of portfolios and contracts to ascertain potential risks and liabilities associated with transactions to both buy and sell companies.
Our mergers and acquisitions law group works within the firm with our taxation attorneys, intellectual property law attorneys, information technology attorneys, and executive compensation attorneys to provide an integrated approach during business transactions.
With respect to company reorganizations, our reorganization law attorneys provide solutions based upon minimizing tax costs and maximizing intrinsic value and financial return. Reorganization structures include the consideration of strategic acquisitions or dispositions, tender offers and share exchanges, tax-free transactions including forward and reverse triangular mergers and multi-step transactions, redemptions, recapitalizations and liquidating transactions.