Butzel Longs mergers and acquisitions practice has been ranked as a leading practice in Chambers USA since the company began ranking U.S. law firms. Our clientele range from major international corporations to small, closely-held companies. They come from many industries, including automotive, banking and financial services, biotechnology, energy, gaming and hospitality, health care, information technology, insurance, investment management, manufacturing, mutual funds, pharmaceutical, retail, and telecommunications.
Our practice is global. We have handled numerous cross-border transactions involving business in Canada, China, Europe, India, Mexico, Russia, and South America.
We routinely advise clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, spinoffs, leveraged buyouts, tender offers, proxy contests, exchange offers, joint ventures, strategic alliances, private equity investments, and going private transactions. Our team takes an interdisciplinary approach by partnering with investment bankers, accountants, and other advisors to ensure that our transactions are completed effectively and efficiently. We also consult with other area specialists within the firm antitrust, bankruptcy, corporate finance, employee benefits, environmental, executive compensation, intellectual property, labor, real estate, and taxation to ensure that all aspects of a deal are considered and properly handled.