Since Graduation from Georgetown University Law Center in 1977, I have taken and passed the bar, and practiced in five States: Virginia, Pennsylvania, Arizona, New Mexico and Ohio. I have worked for the government, for large and small corporatio...
Practice areas & skills: Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Contracts & Agreements, Energy & Utilities, Real Estate
I represent both franchisors and franchisees in franchise disputes. I often serve as expert witness on franchise law issues, with special emphasis on Ohio's Business Opportunity Act. I helped form the Committee of the Ohio Bar Association that w...
Practice areas & skills: Franchising, Business, Estate Planning
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Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Business, Medical Malpractice, Criminal Defense
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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.