Alston & Bird client Fifth Third Bancorp has announced that its affiliate, Fifth Third Acquisition Holdings LLC, has acquired Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC (H2C), a premier strategic advisory and investment banking firm focused on the health care industry.
The acquisition will aid Fifth Third’s efforts to further enhance its health care presence and build on its 2018 acquisition of health care investment bank Coker Capital.
Founded in 2011, H2C advises health care organizations and related companies across the U.S. Its core advisory services include mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures; partnerships and strategic growth; capital markets; and real estate investment banking.
Based in Cincinnati, OH, Fifth Third is a Nasdaq-listed diversified financial services company serving businesses and communities in the Midwest and Southeast. One of the largest U.S. banks, it has more than $200 billion in assets and ranks among the largest money managers in the Midwest, with $422 billion in assets under care.
Advising Fifth Third is an Alston & Bird team led by partners James Sullivan and Matt Mamak and associate Zack Young (Corporate & Business Transactions); partner Cliff Stanford (Bank Regulatory); partner Heather Ripley (Federal & International Tax); and counsel Tim Foley (Financial Services & Products).