M & A LAW
Negotiating the Terms
Asia/China Canada M&A
Middle East Canada M&A
South Amer. Canada M&A
M&A STRATEGY - STRUCTURE OF PURCHASER
Because structure and planning matters.
Increasingly, successful mergers and acquisitions benefit greatly from
planned structuring of the acquiring business entity to optimize its
gains, while limiting what it must or will relinquish. Most businesses
have been developed purely for operational and financial purposes, and
as such have taken on corporate traits are not beneficial to an optimal
merger or acquisition. These elements therefore should be appropriately
modified or divested to better facilitate this highly particularized
By working with knowledgeable professionals who are experienced in the
intricacies of M&A work, the business ownership can realize far greater
short and long term success from the proposed transaction. Without
taking such planned preliminary actions, the business will invariably
short-change itself in the acquisition process and thereby miss out on
opportunities that will curtail the true value of the transaction.
Strategic planning of the purchaser's structure, among other strategies
that an insightful M&A lawyer brings to the table, should be of
For knowledgeable and experienced legal
representation in orchestrating and completing business mergers,
acquisitions and divestitures, contact corporate commercial lawyer
Christopher Neufeld at 416-887-9702 / 403-400-4092 or
Merger Acquisition Lawyer
Neufeld is admitted
to practice law in Alberta and Ontario (Canada) and New York (U.S.A.).
Christopher's legal practice focuses primarily on business law, in particular
corporate commercial transactions (mergers, acquisitions, divestitures,
business purchases and sales, etc.).
With operations emanating from Toronto (1 Yonge Street,
Suite 1801, Toronto, Ontario) and Burlington (719 Catalina Crescent,
Burlington, Ontario), we are in immediate
proximity to businesses situated in downtown Toronto, Mississauga,
Burlington, Oakville, Hamilton, Brampton, Milton,
Guelph, and Kitchener Waterloo; together with southern Alberta from our
Calgary location (77 Tuscany Ridge Mews NW, Calgary, Alberta).