MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
The Curtis Mergers and Acquisitions practice advises private and public entities in a broad range of transactional matters, counseling buyers, sellers and targets in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buy-outs, strategic alliances and other related transactions. We are particularly active on behalf of clients operating in the energy, commodities, telecommunications, manufacturing, transportation and technology industries. The group has extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and foreign investments in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
The range of services provided by the group includes:
- Asset and stock structured purchases and sales
- Spin-offs and divestitures of subsidiaries and divisions
- Tender and exchange offers
- Leveraged buy-outs
- Joint ventures and other strategic alliances
- Equity investments
Such services are generally provided in the context of representation of strategic or financial buyers/sellers involved in the acquisition or disposition of public or privately held companies or making equity investments; representation of governmental and quasi-governmental entities; and the representation of domestic and multinational corporations in connection with their internal and/or transaction-related restructurings and recapitalizations.
The firm's Mergers and Acquisitions lawyers are located in a number of the world's major markets, drawing support from lawyers in our worldwide offices. Members of the Mergers and Acquisitions group frequently represent private equity firms, individual investors and hedge funds in their investment activities. Curtis was recognized by Legal 500 as one of the top firms in the United States for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts.