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Faegre Drinker

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 3New JerseyUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Well-established firm, offering significant nationwide capability, with considerable experience in private equity transactions and M&A. Acts for public companies, private equity firms, investment vehicles and portfolio companies. Also has notable expertise in the negotiation of joint ventures.

Strengths

"The firm combines a unique market insight with great responsiveness," report clients.

"They're proactive, pay attention to detail and recognize that the main aim is to get the deal done," one interviewee says.

"It's a very strong team that understands the confluence of business and legal issues," one client notes, also praising the team for its "deep understanding of what our group does, our goals and objectives and how their work enables our success."

Work highlights

Advised Legrand North America on its acquisition of Focal Point, an architectural lighting solutions business.

Notable practitioners

Alexander Meiseles provides valuable support on a range of corporate transactions including acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures.
"Alex is organized, responsive and detail-oriented." "He has an ability to explain complex legal issues to his clients and is able to provide creative solutions to potential problems."

James Fischer 's expertise includes the handling of both domestic and international corporate acquisitions.
"He has vast knowledge of the marketplace and current M&A legal trends." "He is knowledgeable, responsive and tremendously efficient. He knows how to work with both his client and the other side in order to get transactions done."

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New Jersey

Corporate/M&A


Alexander S. Meiseles
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James M. Fischer
Band 3