Faegre Drinker

Corporate/M&A Department

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What the team is known for Esteemed group offering high-end advice on the full range of midmarket M&A deals and public company securities offerings. Advises clients from a range of sectors, including natural resources, sports, utilities and gaming. Draws on the firm's national resources, offering additional strength in areas such as antitrust, PPP and tax. Experienced in corporate finance and governance, IPOs and recapitalizations.

Strengths Sources say: "They provide outstanding advice that is practical and easy to understand, and are more responsive, more accessible, and have more reasonable rates than others we have engaged. Best of all, we really like working with them."

Work highlights Represented Bridger Pipeline in a $1.6 billion joint venture with Phillips 66, to construct and operate a crude oil pipeline linking oil fields in North Dakota and Oklahoma.

Notable practitioners

Douglas Wright
is regarded by sources as "extremely knowledgeable in his area of law." He counsels a range of clients on high-value acquisitions and a range of related matters. Clients attest: "His advice was invaluable and he was always timely with his product. We would not hesitate to hire him again."

Greg Hall
acts on local and nationwide mandates, advising on transactions within the food and transports sectors. One client appreciates that he "has an excellent, calm bedside manner in addition to his legal acumen." He recently joined the firm's Denver office, having previously been based in a different firm in Phoenix.