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.