Mergers & Acquisitions

Many businesses change ownership through mergers, while others are sold via asset sales. The Van Winkle Law Firm offers a full range of expertise to help business owners and purchasers accomplish their goals. We advise on both sides of the acquisition process, serving local and national private firms as well as publicly traded companies to anticipate challenges and address financial, regulatory and operational issues. Our efforts have helped regional businesses merge with national and international firms in order to meet competitive challenges and grow through acquisition to become the largest in their industries.

Areas of Focus

  • Closings and Post-Closing Activities
  • Contracts for Purchases and Sales
  • Due Diligence
  • Hart/Scott/Rodino Filings
  • Initial Negotiation
  • Letters of Intent
  • Regulatory Compliance