Frost Brown Todd LLC

Corporate/M&A Department

Kentucky
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What the team is known for A market-leading practice with a roster of talented attorneys who excel at assisting with a broad range of matters including M&A, private investments, financing agreements and equity purchases. Acts for an impressive client base of public and private companies from a broad range of sectors, including energy, healthcare and financial services. Has many notable regional and community banking clients. Attracts plaudits for its impressive bench depth and commitment to client service.

Strengths One commentator reports: "Its lawyers have very strong individual skill sets and areas of expertise that mesh well to achieve the desired outcome."

Another source praises its "proactive, digestible advice."

Work highlights Represented Kentucky Downs in the sale of a thoroughbred racetrack and racino.

Notable practitioners

Alan MacDonald is respected by clients and peers alike for his strong corporate practice. He advises on a wide range of issues, including M&A, capital markets transactions and corporate governance.

Edward Glasscock cochairs the firm's M&A practice. He is also noted in the market for his vast experience representing clients in venture capital transactions.

James Giesel maintains a wide-ranging practice, spanning mergers, acquisitions, public offerings and corporate governance. He acts for clients from a variety of industries, including the healthcare and energy sectors. He also leads the firm's business combinations and capital transactions group.

Nathan Berger is regularly called upon for his advice on regulatory issues and corporate transactions, including divestitures, mergers and acquisitions. He offers particular expertise acting for clients from the financial services industry.

James Straus offers extensive experience advising financial institutions on a range of transactional matters. He regularly represents clients in acquisitions and sales, as well as assisting with regulatory issues.

Scott Dolson is recognized for his extensive experience handling high-value M&A. He advises on tax planning and governance issues, as well as assisting business owners with the sale of their companies. He also leads the firm's private equity industry group.

William Strench remains a popular choice for companies of all sizes seeking advice on corporate transactions. He handles M&A, securities matters and financing transactions, among others.