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Newport Beach Business Attorney Representing Buyers and Sellers in Mergers and Acquisition Matters

A full range of services for business clients

At the Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein, we assist potential buyers and sellers in connection with proposed mergers and acquisitions. Whether you are a buyer or seller, we offer legal assistance in connection with negotiations, due diligence and the preparation or review of all legal documentation pertaining to the proposed M & A transactions.

Seeing your transaction successfully through each phase to completion

Our services begin when a merger or acquisition transaction is first being considered and continue until it closes and the parties have complied with the terms of all agreements. We have extensive experience in business law, which is helpful to clients in Newport Beach and throughout the U.S. in the structuring of an asset or stock purchase transaction.

We ably assist clients through:

  • Due diligence reviews
  • Negotiations
  • Review or preparation of all required documents, such as:
    • Non-disclosure agreements
    • Letters of intent
    • Asset and stock purchase agreements
    • Consulting and employment agreements
    • Escrow instructions

At the Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein, we approach these transactions in a way that will best meet the needs of the client. We try to take into account all applicable business and legal issues that may be involved, such as determining the purchase price, payment schedules, appropriate representations, warranties and covenants, such as restrictions against non-competition and indemnification between the parties, and we attempt to perform our services in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Experienced help with complex business matters

The sale of a business may represent the final chapter of a successful lifetime effort by the founders of a business. It is therefore critically important that the terms of sale and the implementation of such terms should maximize the investment that was made by such business owners and should fulfill their aspirations. Accordingly, it is important that the owners have the advantage of the services of an experienced and well-qualified law firm, and that is what the Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein can provide.

Mergers and acquisitions are complex matters, often requiring knowledge of corporate and business law, securities law, tax law, contract law, accounting, labor law, real estate law, and environmental law, together with an understanding of industry business practices and timing issues. The Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein, together with the assistance of the executives of the client and, when needed, the assistance of other professionals, such as accountants, tax advisors, business brokers, bankers and investment bankers, is able to provide that knowledge and assistance.

The Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein, which is qualified to practice law in California and New York, has had a great many years of experience, in both states, in handling all types of mergers and acquisitions for profit and nonprofit companies of various sizes, and involving domestic and international transactions. As a result, the firm is considered by its clients and its peers as being well qualified and experienced to meet the needs of businesses that are considering entering into, or have entered into, a merger or acquisition.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation

Located in the Airport District in Newport Beach, CA, we proudly build and maintain strong rapport with U.S. and foreign clients. Call the Law Offices of Richard J. Schwarzstein at 949.751.6680 or contact us online to get the astute advice of our experienced business lawyer.