Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & AcquisitionsWe offer mergers & acquisitions counsel for a wide range of transactions, from acquisitions of private equity companies to leading a $30 billion merger-of-equals to create the nation’s largest regulated utility. Our team has the knowledge and experience to handle all your banking M&A needs. We offer mergers & acquisitions counsel from both the buy and sell side and can help your institution gain insight and reach an agreement that supports your best interests. Our attorneys are with you every step of the way to help streamline M&A deals.

From drafting the initial confidentiality agreements and due diligence to preparing the merger or purchase agreement and optimizing the structure for optimal performance, G. Ortega Law is here to provide the mergers & acquisitions counsel you need for success. Our attorneys help develop a custom M&A strategy based on your objectives and support you throughout the process.

Mergers & acquisitions require knowledge and experience in many different aspects of law, from contract negotiation to regulatory compliance counsel. Often, M&As involve many different parties all with differing interests, which is why mergers & acquisitions counsel is essential for a smooth deal and transition. We are here to help negotiate the best deal for your stakeholders and close these often-complex agreements. In addition, we help facilitate closing and offer support during the transition after closing for an efficient merger or acquisition.

M & A for Community Banks

Mergers and acquisitions can be an effective and strategic move in growing your community bank. Therefore, you need a legal team at your side with experience negotiating and closing successful M&As.

Banking M&A require even more intricate knowledge of different legal issues. Our team combines knowledge and experience in business and banking law, as well as our real-world experience as business and banking executives, to assist you with your M&A deals.

We offer a broad range of services for banking M&A deals, including:

  • Negotiating banking M&A agreements
  • Mergers & acquisitions counsel for compliance and securities issues
  • M&A financing negotiation
  • Corporate structuring counsel
  • Drafting and reviewing closing documents

Our attorneys offer guidance and mergers and acquisitions counsel throughout the entire process for your bank. In addition to negotiations and closing with the other entities, we also help file documents and applications to regulatory agencies like the FDIC and the Federal Reserve needed for approval to finalize your banking M&A. We offer counsel in dealing with regulatory issues such as market concentration objections and restructuring corporate governance to meet regulatory and supervisory requirements to help create a successful deal for your bank.

At G. Ortega Law, we assist in transactions such as mergers between healthy financial institutions or acquisitions of FDIC-failed banks to help you grow your community bank. Whether you’re on the buy or sell side, our attorneys are here for you. Contact us today to learn more about mergers & acquisitions counsel.