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Locke Lord LLP

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Deep M&A expertise as well as experience handling complex advisory matters. Offers comprehensive client service to large energy, healthcare and media clients, with the ability to handle complex international transactions. Particular strength advising clients with regard to corporate governance, corporate trust and operational issues.

Strengths

"The team is very hard-working and gets things done well within our time frames," says a source.

Clients say: "In addition to having good lead attorneys, the firm has on staff attorneys that have the capability to meet any needs that arise. They are very responsive and work efficiently."

Work highlights

Advised Comstock Resources on its acquisition of Covey Park Energy.

Notable practitioners

Bill Swanstrom routinely advises on a host of corporate issues and M&A. He currently serves as the cochair of the firm's energy group.
"He is an amazing lawyer."

Don Glendenning demonstrates significant strength in acquisitions and dispositions, among other transactions.
"He is an outstanding lawyer, counselor and professional." "His level of sophistication is very high and his level of knowledge is great."

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Overview

Locke Lord lawyers regularly represent both publicly-traded entities and private concerns, developing strategic solutions for corporate issues in nearly every industry. Our knowledge goes well beyond the mechanics of the law, allowing us to counsel clients on broader business implications and strategies. We offer clients a multidisciplinary approach, drawing upon the skills of our colleagues in many practice areas and geographies, working seamlessly to deliver desired results. The Firm’s corporate practice spans a wide range of industries, including private equity and venture capital, insurance and financial services, energy, communications, entertainment and media, chemical and mining, electronics, technology, life sciences, manufacturing, service and distribution, maritime, marine terminal development, shipping and transportation, real estate, health care, non-profit and education. Additionally, many of our lawyers have served as in-house counsel and are seasoned by years of involvement in the industries in which they focus. 

Dating back more than a century ago, Locke Lord’s Texas roots are foundational for the Texas economy, and international and domestic clients of all sizes have come to rely upon our experienced corporate team to handle complex financial, transactional and operational matters. Comprised of approximately 80 lawyers in our Dallas, Houston and Austin offices (and more than 200 lawyers firm-wide), our corporate team remains at the epicenter of Texas business.

Corporate/M&A Department

Locke Lord LLP

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Department location

2200 Ross Avenue

Suite 2800

Dallas

Texas

USA

TX 75201

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Corporate/M&A


Bill Swanstrom
Band 3
Don M Glendenning
Band 3