You frequently hear the terms mergers and acquisitions used in business discussions, but what does it really mean? It could mean any number of things, from your business being sold to another business entirely; to an employee stock option plan (ESOP) being put into place; to a recapitalization; to combining two businesses into one.
An attorney can be an integral part of your merger team. An attorney who is well versed in mergers and acquisitions can help introduce you to other team members, such as investors and lenders. Additionally, your attorney should know how to structure the transaction in such a way as to make it most advantageous for you.
You will also need an attorney who is conversant with the documents that must be drafted in terms of agreements and contracts for a merger. You also need someone who is skillful in negotiating with the other party, as details are a critical part of the merger process.
Your attorney also needs to be able to handle all closing and post-closing transactions. Meek Law Firm has expert knowledge on how to properly prepare for these important events will make all the difference. Call Meek Law Firm today at (704) 848-6335 or fill out the contact form for a consultation on how to handle your company’s merger.