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Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Full-service practice which regularly handles corporate transactions for a wide-ranging client base, including major public companies and financial institutions. Offers particular strengths in advising media companies on corporate and commercial matters, alongside broad strengths acting for an array of financial institutions, corporates, investors and senior executives.

Strengths

An interviewee asserts: "The Brooks Pierce team are diligent, thoughtful and responsive. One of the biggest values to us has been Brooks Pierce’s ability to provide expertise and resources in a fast-moving and evolving set of business needs."

Another adds: "They have always provided timely service and valuable feedback."

Work highlights

Advised Citadel Communications on the sale of two television stations for $83 million, including advising on related FCC regulatory issues.

Notable practitioners

Mark Davidson has a solid reputation in M&A and financing transactions, capital markets work and private equity deals, which form part of his broad corporate transactional and advisory practice. He offers complementary strengths in partnership and corporate tax matters.
"He is particularly adept at executing on transactions in an efficient manner that always takes into account his comprehensive knowledge of our company’s historical transactions and unique needs."

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Overview

​Wide Range of Experience

Brooks Pierce is widely recognized for its experience in corporate transactions and our attorneys have a broad base of experience, having served as counsel to major privately held and publicly traded corporations and financial institutions.  Our corporate group involves an interdisciplinary team of lawyers from various practice areas that provide legal services in every area of business law.

​Comprehensive and Client Focused Services

Our attorneys pool their collective experiences to assist clients in a wide variety of corporate matters, including

  • private placement of securities
  • venture capital financing
  • navigating tax liabilities for entrepreneurs
  • negotiating corporate mergers and acquisitions
  • ensuring compliance with antitrust and consumer protection laws
  • franchising agreements
  • entity formation​

Members

Baldwin, Charles

Barwick, Tony

Bishop, Marc

Brewington, Elizabeth

Cross, John

Davidson, Mark

Johnson, Patrick J.

Lingerfelt, Josh

MacSween, Iain

Mir, Haniya

Prak, Mark J.

Singer, Robert

Spainhour, Elizabeth

Young, Sue

Industries

Banking and Finance

Commercial and Professional Services

Media and Communications

Real Estate

Technology

Telecommunications

Corporate/M&A

Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP

firm
Location

2000 Renaissance Plaza

230 North Elm Street

Greensboro

North Carolina

USA

NC 27401

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 1 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Highlight

Brooks Pierce Partners Represented The E.W. Scripps Company in Acquisition of ION Media

Authors: Coe Ramsey, David Kushner, Anthony Barwick, Steven LaSota

Ranked Lawyers

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North Carolina: Raleigh, Greensboro & Surrounds

Corporate/M&A


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