Mr. Wards legal practice at Hinkle Elkouri focuses primarily on business, financing,... more
Mr. Wards legal practice at Hinkle Elkouri focuses primarily on business, financing, and real estate transactions. Dales real estate practice includes the representation of real estate investors and developers in all aspects of their business, including construction, leasing, financing, title, acquisitions, and sales. Dales real estate clients own and operate many types of properties, including... view profile
Mr. Herd is a lifelong Kansas resident and fourth-generation attorney originating... more
Mr. Herd is a lifelong Kansas resident and fourth-generation attorney originating from Coldwater. He is the great-grandson of Dick H. Rich (admitted 1903); grandson of Horace H. Rich (admitted 1921); and son of former Kansas Supreme Court Justice and former Kansas State Senator Harold S. Herd (admitted 1946). Mike has embraced their legacy in devoting his career toward the advancement of his pr... 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.