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McGuireWoods LLP

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 1Virginia: SouthernUSA 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Preeminent outfit with strong roots in Richmond. Regularly called upon to handle complex M&A transactions and noted for its expert representation of major energy clients in large transactions and financings. Further noted for providing clients with day-to-day business advice.

Strengths

"McGuireWoods is our go-to law firm for all strategic and critical matters. I have been very impressed with their M&A and securities practice, where they always come through with creative solutions."

"The firm has sufficient resources and expertise to meet any situation we expect to face."

Work highlights

McGuireWoods LLP advised Nikola Corporation on a joint development agreement with TC Energy Corporation concerning the development, construction and operation of large-scale hydrogen production facilities in the United States and Canada.

Notable practitioners

Joanne Katsantonis enjoys an excellent reputation for her expertise in corporate transactions, including M&A, joint ventures and financings. She frequently acts for clients in the energy sector.
"She does a lot of work in the energy and regulatory space. She is practical and sharp. Her reputation is solid." "Joanne Katsantonis is the best M&A counsel I have worked with. I recommend her to all my friends and colleagues across the sector."

Michael Woodard has considerable experience handling domestic and cross-border M&A and joint venture transactions, especially in matters relating to the energy and natural resources sectors.
"Michael Woodard is a strong practitioner who is up-and-coming. He is very active in private equity work."

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Corporate/M&A

McGuireWoods LLP

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Location

800 E. Canal Street

Richmond

Virginia

USA

VA 23219

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Virginia: Southern

Corporate/M&A


Joanne Katsantonis
Band 1
Michael B. Woodard
Band 3