Mergers and Acquisitions

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The Curtis Mergers and Acquisitions practice advises private and public entities in a broad range of transactional matters, counseling buyers, sellers and targets in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buy-outs, strategic alliances and other related transactions. We are particularly active on behalf of clients operating in the energy, commodities, telecommunications, manufacturing, transportation and technology industries. The group has extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and foreign investments in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.

The range of services provided by the group includes:

  • Asset and stock structured purchases and sales
  • Spin-offs and divestitures of subsidiaries and divisions
  • Auctions
  • Tender and exchange offers
  • Leveraged buy-outs
  • Joint ventures and other strategic alliances
  • Equity investments
  • Privatizations

Such services are generally provided in the context of representation of strategic or financial buyers/sellers involved in the acquisition or disposition of public or privately held companies or making equity investments; representation of governmental and quasi-governmental entities; and the representation of domestic and multinational corporations in connection with their internal and/or transaction-related restructurings and recapitalizations.

The firm's Mergers and Acquisitions lawyers are located in a number of the world's major markets, drawing support from lawyers in our worldwide offices. Members of the Mergers and Acquisitions group frequently represent private equity firms, individual investors and hedge funds in their investment activities. Curtis was recognized by Legal 500 as one of the top firms in the United States for Mergers, Acquisitions and Buyouts.

The Curtis Mergers and Acquisitions practice advises private and public entities in a broad range of transactional matters, counseling buyers, sellers and targets in connection with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buy-outs, strategic alliances and other related transactions. We are particularly active on behalf of clients operating in the energy, commodities, telecommunications, manufacturing, transportation and technology industries. The group has extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions and foreign investments in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.

"Regularly advises on cross-border M&A, with particular strength in mid-cap transactions."

Legal 500 EMEA 2020 - Italy Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Clients call Curtis a "top notch firm with quality people at all levels," with "clear responses, proper billing."

Legal 500 USA 2020 M&A Middle-Market

Curtis has "always given me comfort that I am supported by a top law firm"; "pro-business, no-nonsense, result-oriented approach."

Legal 500 EMEA 2020 - UAE Commercial, Corporate and M&A

L500 emea leading firm 2020

"I have felt confident in the team as a result of their attention to detail"

Legal 500 EMEA 2020 - UAE Commercial, Corporate and M&A