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Finn Dixon & Herling LLP

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Market-leading practice with a deep bench of acclaimed practitioners. Offers impressive levels of expertise in a diverse range of legal matters, including general corporate governance, capital raising and M&A transactions. Represents blue-chip clients across the private equity spectrum, including venture capital, growth equity and industry-specific funds. Provides an interdisciplinary approach to transactions, drawing on its wider strengths in tax, benefits and finance.

Strengths

"It is an exceptional group which does an amazing job," comments an interviewee, adding: "They act as an extension of our firm."

Market sources report: "It's a first-tier M&A shop."

Work highlights

Advised Shoreline Equity Partners on its acquisition of Mr. Greens, a Florida-based distributor of produce and vegetables.

Notable practitioners

Charles Downey is highly regarded in the Connecticut corporate law space for his experience handling complex transactions including M&A and venture capital investments.

Christopher Mozingo possesses many years of experience in the corporate space, and is sought out by clients for his broad transactional capabilities. His work includes investments, sales and acquisitions.

David Albin is respected for his capabilities handling international and domestic M&A and investment matters.
"He is a phenomenal attorney."

Harold Finn is a long-serving member of the Connecticut Bar who is well known for his corporate practice. He remains a strong practitioner and has a wealth of experience advising on governance and M&A transactions.

Jason Boyea acts for fund clients in a range of domestic and international transactions, including private equity and venture capital investments. He also handles M&A and public offerings.
"A fantastic attorney."

Michael Herling comes recommended for his expert handling of M&A and private equity matters.
"He has done so many transactions that he really knows what matters and what doesn't."

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Overview

Key characteristics of the Corporate/M&A practice group at Finn Dixon & Herling LLP:

•    Numerous prominent, long standing private equity clients
•    New, substantial private equity clients added every year
•    New clients tend to increase their business with us (move existing deals to us from other firms)
•    Representation of a wide variety of operating companies in their general matters, and their add-on acquisitions, joint ventures, foreign investments, etc.
•    Known for our strong supporting teams in tax, benefits and credit/borrowing


We believe that the excellence of our clients and the depth of the relationship we have with them is a core asset of the firm. We are able to attract and maintain this strikingly large and diverse group of well-known private equity clients based upon the quality of our lawyers, our commitment to understanding our clients’ businesses, our highly responsive and solution-oriented approach to advising our clients and our commitment to continually providing our clients with efficient service and a significant value proposition. Our clients cover the entire spectrum of private equity: from venture capital and growth equity funds to family offices to buyout and distressed and special opportunities funds to mezzanine and industry specific funds. Our practice group as a whole has deep, long standing relationships with our private equity clients, and we are building personalized, strong “team” relationships with all of these clients. 

Members

Albin, David I (Head of Department)

Downey III, Charles J (Head of Department)

Herling, Michael J

Kohlberger, Richard

Corporate/M&A

Finn Dixon & Herling LLP

firm
Location

Six Landmark Square

Stamford

Connecticut

USA

CT 06901

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Connecticut

Corporate/M&A


Charles J Downey III
Band 2
Christopher M Mozingo
Band 3
David I Albin
Band 1
Harold B Finn III
Senior Statespeople
Jason R Boyea
Band 3
Michael J Herling
Band 2