Providing Sophisticated Legal Counsel and Guidance

McGill offers a team of experienced attorneys that provide comprehensive advice and support in merger, acquisition and divestiture transactions. Our lawyers advise clients at every stage of the transaction, from evaluating the initial strategy and objectives through negotiations, due diligence, drafting of agreements, closing, and post-closing activities. We are detail-oriented professionals who analyze commercial transactions from all angles to ensure that our clients are in the best position to take advantage of new opportunities. With decades of collective experience, our practitioners know how to anticipate risks and work with clients to develop creative solutions that best achieve their business objectives.

Comprehensive Merger, Acquisition and Divestiture Transactions Services

The attorneys in our mergers and acquisitions practice represent buyers, sellers, and private equity groups in transactions occurring in a broad range of industries such as manufacturing, distribution, banking, financial advisory services, insurance, healthcare, and professional services. We work with clients of all types, ranging from startup to mid-size and larger businesses throughout Nebraska, across the Midwest and beyond. Our focus is primarily on closely held businesses, providing the experience and expertise to assist these businesses as they expand into each new stage of development.

At McGill, we concentrate on providing our clients with comprehensive strategies and direction relating to acquisitions and divestitures of business entities and business units through stock sales, asset sales, mergers, redemptions, recapitalizations, reorganizations, and other means. Our practitioners are well-equipped to address all aspects of business realignments including the impact and application of guidance regarding:

  • Tax regulation and strategies
  • Securities law and compliance
  • Intellectual property and protection

Practical and Business Minded Approach 

McGill clients benefit from a team of experienced lawyers with diverse legal and transactional experience. Our lawyers take the time to listen to our clients’ objectives, know our clients’ business and financial goals and work directly with them to develop practical, cost-effective plans for the transaction at hand. Whether we are advising a client at the initial stages of a deal, negotiating the agreement, or consummating the final transaction, we carefully balance the legal risks with our clients’ commercial objectives. Our attorneys understand that for a client to achieve long-term success after a merger, acquisition or divestiture, it is essential that the transaction fully address both the legal considerations and business demands. At McGill our attorneys view their role as more than just serving as legal advisors, we are counselors who take a business-minded approach to structure favorable deals that position our clients for success in both the short and long term.

If you have questions about the services offered by our attorneys or need assistance with a merger, acquisition, divestiture or any other type of commercial transaction, we encourage you to schedule a consultation with our firm. You can reach one of our transactional lawyers by contacting our office at 402.492.9200.