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USA Connecticut Corporate/M&A

This chapter includes company acquisitions, dispositions and related financing arrangements, mergers, joint ventures capitalizations, entity selection and formation, operating and partnership agreements and governance matters. Also covers those transactions designed to help restructuring within companies and their subsidiaries by change of ownership. Priority is placed on primary representatives, those acting for buyers and sellers, whilst those acting for financial advisors, underwriters and the banks financing such transactions are also considered.

All Departments profiles

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Band 1
  1. Finn Dixon & Herling LLP
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    Finn Dixon & Herling LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    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.
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Band 2
  1. Day Pitney LLP
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    Day Pitney LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 19 Years Ranked
    Highly regarded practice that advises on a diverse range of issues, including SEC compliance, mergers, acquisitions and sales for entrepreneurs, public companies and private companies, including startups. Offers significant capabilities advising private equity funds and family offices in formation and regulatory issues. Skilled in structuring sophisticated financing transactions. Handles national and international deals. Active in a number of industries including healthcare, energy, financial services and manufacturing.
  2. Holland & Knight LLP
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    Holland & Knight LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 12 Years Ranked
    Respected firm offering expertise in corporate and finance transactions, with particular activity on mid-cap deals and notable expertise in private equity and venture capital transactions. Experienced with handling deals in a wide range of industry sectors, including pharmaceuticals and food and beverages. Also counsels clients on corporate governance issues.
  3. Wiggin and Dana LLP
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    Wiggin and Dana LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 2 | 18 Years Ranked
    Respected team advising on a range of corporate matters, including M&A and capital markets transactions and other securities matters. Extensive experience pertaining to a wide range of industries such as life sciences, manufacturing and technology. Noted strength in cross-border deals, particularly with respect to transactions between European and American entities. Advises a wide range of clients, from family businesses to private equity portfolio companies.
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Band 3
  1. Robinson & Cole LLP
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    Robinson & Cole LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 3 | 19 Years Ranked
    Impressive bench of practitioners advising a broad group of clients, including multinationals, private equity firms and high-growth companies on a range of transactional and corporate matters. Represents both buyers and sellers in transactions, with notable experience in public company transactions. Also frequently acts for clients on private placements and venture capital funding rounds.
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Band 4
  1. Murtha Cullina LLP
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    Murtha Cullina LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 18 Years Ranked
    Quality commercial law practice noted for its expertise in matters such as M&A, public finance and securities law. Acts on behalf of buyers and sellers in highly complex corporate transactions. Also counsels clients in corporate governance matters. Offers transactional and regulatory experience at a regional, national and international level.
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    Pullman & Comley, LLC
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 16 Years Ranked
    Advises privately held companies on a range of business law needs, including notably advising on M&A and project finance. Active in both the traditional and alternative energy spaces. Noted for its expert representation of emerging companies, alongside its advice to venture capitalists and private equity funds.
  3. Shipman & Goodwin LLP
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    Shipman & Goodwin LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 4 | 19 Years Ranked
    Strong team noted for its presence in the midmarket M&A space, and recognized for its transactional work with private equity firms. Offers a broad range of attendant services including ERISA, tax and IP expertise. Also respected for its representation of senior and mezzanine lenders and equity sponsors in acquisition funding transactions. Possesses significant sector expertise in biotechnology and life sciences.
  4. Verrill Dana, LLP
    Corporate/M&A
    USA 2022 | Band 4