Banking, Mortgage, and General Corporate
- Counsel to a bank roll-up strategy financing transaction, as well as multiple loss-share and whole bank acquirers.
- Represented acquirers in acquisitions of mortgage origination companies and warehouse lenders, as well as the disposition of a title insurance company and a mortgage fulfillment business.
- Represented the seller in the sale of a large reverse mortgage company to a large, publicly held buyer.
- Seller’s counsel in the structured sale of a large premium finance company to a publicly held bank holding company.
- Issuer’s counsel for a $140 million private equity investment in convertible preferred stock issued by a large, privately held savings and loan holding company.
- Issuer’s counsel for a $230 million private equity investment in common stock of a privately held bank holding company.
- Represented the issuer in a $150 million registered offering of noncumulative perpetual preferred stock.
- Issuer’s counsel in registered offerings of $265 million of subordinated notes for a Southeast-based bank holding company.
- Seller’s counsel in a $400 million sale of a Georgia-chartered community bank to a publicly held regional competitor.
- Represented a private seller in a $30 million sale of a mortgage services business to a public company acquirer.
- Represented the acquirer of a mortgage surveillance and services company from a public company seller.
Wealth Management and Investment
- Represented wealth management and investment advisory firms of all sizes in joint venture transactions, as well as other acquisition transactions and complex financing transactions.
- Counsel to wealth management and investment advisory firms in capital restructuring and corporate reorganization transactions.