Mergers, Acquisitions & Reorganizations
Halverson Northwest has extensive experience in representation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and individuals in connection with the structuring, negotiation and documentation of mergers, acquisitions and other business restructurings. Merger and acquisition practice includes assessment, evaluation and implementation of state entity (corporation, limited liability company and partnership), regulation and requirements, federal and state taxation, labor and employment, and real estate considerations.
Halverson Northwest has provided services with respect to the following:
- Stock and asset purchases and sales
- Reorganizations including split-offs and spin-offs
- Recapitalizations and refinancing
- Acquisitions and sales through bankruptcy
- Acquisitions and sales through foreclosure and receiverships
We have provided guidance to clients through all phases of a merger or acquisition transaction, from early evaluation of a transaction, through due diligence, negotiation, documentation and closing. Transactions typically include preparation of letters of intent, confidentiality, standstill and similar agreements; acquisition and merger agreements (with associated documents); financing and security documents; closing statements and documents; and legal opinions. We have provided advice on tax, corporate governance, employment, employee benefits, real estate, environmental, financing and other aspects of transactions.