I am a business and regulatory attorney. My law practice involves a variety of... more
I am a business and regulatory attorney. My law practice involves a variety of transactions and compliance matters, with a particular emphasis on the banking and financial sector, though I handle a wide range of matters for businesses of various sizes and in various industries, as well as governmental entities. Some of the areas in which I have particular experience are listed below. My firm... 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.