Mergers and Acquisitions
Understanding Mergers & Acquisitions
In a merger or acquisition, success often depends on the ability of an experienced lawyer to provide strategic, responsive advice. At the Austin, Texas, law firm of John McDuff, I am dedicated to providing this advice to businesses throughout Central Texas.
My focus is to structure the transaction strategically with many goals in mind, three of which are: minimizing the risks of future disputes, having the ability to win in those disputes, and minimizing tax liability. To achieve this, I provide sophisticated legal counsel that protects my clients’ best interests.
Mergers & Acquisitions Legal Counsel
My clients include purchasers and sellers in all phases of mergers, acquisitions and other structures for business transactions. I advise and assist clients with all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, including the aspects listed below:
- Conducting due diligence
- Structuring deals
- Assessing offers
- Negotiating the terms of a merger or acquisition
- Arranging joint ventures, partnerships and strategic alliances
- Assisting clients in obtaining financing
- Drafting merger documents, agreements of sale, asset purchase agreements, and stock transfers
- Preparing and filing necessary documentation
- Finalizing and consummating deals
An Austin Business Lawyer With Unrelenting Attention to Detail
I pay unrelenting attention to the details involved. As a CPA and experienced attorney, I know which financial and legal details are critical to the success of a merger or acquisition. I make sure that every detail is accounted for so that the business transaction runs smoothly.
As a sole practitioner, I work directly with you and tailor my approach to your unique business needs. I learn your business and structure legal decisions around your business objectives. This approach allows me to assist a broad spectrum of businesses with diverse processes and goals throughout Central Texas.
For questions regarding a merger or acquisition, call 512.457.1177 or reach me online to speak with me, Attorney John McDuff, about your legal concerns.
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