Jason M. Salinardi graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2000 with... more
Jason M. Salinardi graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2000 with his B.S. and Masters in Accountancy, from the University of Missouri-Columbia Law School in 2003, and from the University of Missouri-Kansas City Law School with an LL.M. in Taxation in 2004. Jason was admitted to the Missouri State Bar in 2003. Jason has been practicing law in the area of estate planning and tax... view profile
•Provide solution-oriented advice to clients on commercial and transactional matters,... more
•Provide solution-oriented advice to clients on commercial and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, private placements, business formation and reorganization, entity governance, real estate transactions, antitrust compliance, professional service agreements, and secured lending transactions •Extensive experience negotiating and structuring asset purchases, equity purch... 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.