Businesses of all types and sizes throughout the United States, Mexico and beyond bring their disputes to Gardere's litigation team and receive practical, responsive, boutique-style attention in return. Our clients have access to the firepower and value of a well-known and highly-regarded Firm's capabilities and interdisciplinary strengths.
Gardere has a national and international energy practice formed around our Energy Industry Team, which is a multidisciplinary group of approximately 60 attorneys with diverse backgrounds, experience and skills specific to the energy industry. Our team includes attorneys who have served as in-house counsel for major energy companies, providing a depth of insight into our clients' needs, issues and concerns. We understand and regularly practice in virtually every sector of the energy, and we represent a wide variety of industry participants from multinational corporations to individuals.
From our offices in the United States and Mexico, our International Practice helps clients operate in today’s global economy. We have more than 30 professionals operating as a boutique within an Am Law 200 law firm and are able to provide focused service with the resources of a large firm. We understand that clients who are engaged in the global marketplace need lawyers who can operate seamlessly across multiple jurisdictions. Our international experts are multi-lingual, are culturally fluent and intimately familiar with various legal systems across the world, especially those in Latin America. Whether you need help with commercial transactions, regulatory matters, customs and import regulations, immigration matters, M&A and joint ventures, international disputes, or international tax planning, Gardere’s international team is here to assist you.
We represent domestic and foreign private funds in all aspects of fund formation, fund operations, platform and add-on acquisitions, and portfolio company operations. Our team has a reputation for being the go-to-lawyers for private equity funds, hedge funds, venture capital funds and family offices. We are known for our vast deal experience, the efficient way we staff and manage our work, and the way we maintain our relationships. We get deals done with sophisticated, strategic, and practical advice tailored to the needs of our clients.
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As the holiday season approaches, we know your deepest, darkest fear: “What will I talk about at all those parties?” Fear not because the 2007 Private Target M&A Deal Points Study (the “2007 Study”) is here!
For years, our investment banking friends have had market metrics at their fingertips through services such as mergermarket and Thomson Financial. With last year’s release of the fi rst annual Private Target Deal Points Study (together with its companion Public Target Deal Points Study), deal lawyers gained a reliable resource for market benchmarks on commonly negotiated M&A issues. Produced and published by the M&A Market Trends
Subcommittee of the ABA’s Committee on Negotiated Acquisitions (the “NAC”), the 2007 Study is chock full of data points that are guaranteed to not only delight your inner deal geek but also make you the life of the party!
The Study Sample
The 2007 Study analyzed 143 publicly available acquisition agreements that were filed with the SEC by public buyers of private targets in transactions which closed in 2006 (the “2006 deals”). Continuing our middle-market focus, the transaction values ranged between $25 and $500 million. Of note is the fact that our fi nal study sample excluded deals involving bankruptcies, reverse mergers, and other “outlier” deals.
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