McDermott has particular strength and significant experience handling post-merger integrations. Our dedicated corporate reorganization team, from around the globe, has led major, global post-merger and post-acquisition integration projects for large, public companies. Our lawyers understand the difficulties and opportunities that companies encounter in these projects and are well-positioned to identify and advise on such issues. We bring cutting-edge solutions to complex projects, including in the areas of:
Serving as global coordinating counsel for an NYSE consumer products company on the global integration (involving more than 25 countries) of assets and entities following a multi-billion dollar acquisition, including advising on corporate, real estate, intellectual property and tax matters.
Advised a multinational mobile equipment manufacturer on a project involving post-merger integration of more than 200 legal entities in more than 20 countries.
Advised a conglomerate with regard to multiple projects that eliminated hundreds of legal entities acquired through acquisitions.
Advised a global pharmaceutical company in a post-merger integration reorganization.
Advised a multinational oil and gas corporation in a post-merger integration reorganization.
Advised a multinational medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer in a post-merger integration reorganization.
Advised one of the world’s largest sportswear manufacturing companies in the restructuring of its European operations following the acquisition of a licensee
Advised a prescription lens manufacturer on several post-acquisition restructuring/ integration projects in France, Germany, Ireland and Italy, manufacturing operations in China and Hong Kong and the transfer of certain functions from the Nordic area to the UK.