Mergers and Acquisitions

Attorneys in Phillips Murrah’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group assist clients in evaluating, structuring and implementing the purchase of or merger with another company, which is often the most complex transaction that a business will encounter. Employing the depth of knowledge and experience from across the Firm’s practice areas, our attorneys educate and advise clients about their strategic options and legal considerations.

These services include assisting clients to identify business objectives, addressing legal issues and tax implications, conducting thorough due diligence research, evaluating and resolving regulatory obstacles, addressing employment considerations, acquiring financing, and recommending tactics to negotiate, sign and close the deal.


Phillips Murrah’s Mergers & Acquisition Practice Group has expertise in the following areas:

  • Balancing portfolios through strategic sales or acquisitions
  • Divesting non-essential lines of business
  • Joint ventures
  • Counseling on succession or estate tax problems
  • Advising boards of directors of their required governance and fiduciary responsibilities related to the transaction

Mergers and Acquisitions