I focus on business bankruptcy and on other ways of helpingbusinesses in financial... more
I focus on business bankruptcy and on other ways of helpingbusinesses in financial distress. Restructuring and workout toolsinclude chapter11 business bankruptcy and assignments for the benefit of creditors. I representdebtors (borrowers) as well as creditors andpurchasers of distressed assets, both in and out of bankruptcy. --- I spend much of my free time writing about bankruptcy, other r... view profile
David Staub is an experienced Illinois business attorney. He practices primarily in... more
David Staub is an experienced Illinois business attorney. He practices primarily in the areas of corporate law, technology law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, joint ventures, and tax law. He is a trusted advisor to entrepreneurial and family-owned businesses of all sizes. David's experience and training in business law provide him with the background to counsel his clients o... view profile
Markus May is a dynamic client focused business attorney. He helps businesses and... more
Markus May is a dynamic client focused business attorney. He helps businesses and their owners start, buy, sell and operate businesses. Mr. May advises clients on how to avoid disputes and litigation and how to structure contracts and leases to minimize risk and maximize future benefits. He is a prolific writer and speaker and has served on numerous boards and committees of various legal and in... view profile
Mergers / acquisitions lawyers help businesses buy other companies, or merge with them to become a single company. For example, America Online and Time Warner merged in 2000 to form AOL Time Warner. There are many reasons companies merge–for example, corporate strategy and finance, economies of scale, increased revenue or market share, and cross-selling opportunities. Mergers and acquisitions attorneys understand business law, are often trained negotiators, and will be able to draft detailed agreements describing the new relationship.