Mergers and Acquisitions

For over 60 years, the attorneys in Arnall Golden Gregory’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice have served as trusted advisors in counseling our growing public and private clients in all aspects of mergers, acquisitions and dispositions throughout the US and abroad.

Our attorneys have extensive experience in helping our clients achieve their business goals through asset acquisitions or dispositions, mergers, stock purchases or sales and other forms of creatively structured acquisitions, with the size of those transactions ranging from less than $5 million to over $1 billion.  In doing so, we have represented numerous publicly-held and private companies in all stages of their life cycle, from start-ups to national industry leaders.  Based on a philosophy that strives to develop long-term client relationships through a thorough understanding of our clients’ industries, businesses, goals and objectives, we have amassed deep industry experience in consumer products, healthcare, finance, logistics and transportation, manufacturing and distribution, telecommunications, software and technology.

Using a team oriented approach that as necessary draws on a strong team of supporting professionals in our securities, finance, tax, employee benefits, intellectual property, environmental, real estate and other practice groups, we are able to assist our clients in planning, structuring, negotiating and consummating transactions in a pragmatic and cost-efficient manner that leanly staffs each deal with partners, associates and paralegals whose skills and experience are appropriate and with whom the client is comfortable.  Judging from the feedback we receive, our clients are appreciative of the creative solutions, improved results, efficiency and value we achieve through this approach to client service.

As a recognized leader in representing middle market companies in their M&A transactions, our team of attorneys has a special understanding of the challenges faced by such clients and the nuances this can add to their deals.  Whether filling in for understaffed or non-existent in-house legal groups or drawing on our extensive contacts with investors, banks or other lending sources to facilitate necessary financing structures, we are able to anticipate and quickly address the unique needs of our middle market clients and thereby drive their M&A transactions to a timely and successful conclusion.