Business Transactions

Always Focused on – Delivering Results

The Business Transactions team advises clients across the U.S., Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe. Our attorneys have notable experience in:

  • Negotiating and drafting a variety of operating and management agreements for hospitality and alcohol industry clients
  • Negotiating and drafting distribution agreements, corporate governance and compliance documents, as well as shareholder agreements
  • Defending domestic and foreign entities in complex, cross-border disputes involving business acquisitions, partnership, securities and investment claims.

We are the dynamic partner that delivers results.

Leveraging a Distinct Advantage

Whether representing a start-up business or Fortune 500 company, our experience in highly regulated commercial industries and products, including alcohol and cannabis, gives our transactional lawyers an advantage in drafting and negotiating a variety of business agreements and representing commercial entities when negotiations or contracts fail.

Our Corporate & Transactional Law team has significant experience across a vast array of commercial transactions and disputes. We specialize in:

  • Assisting in cross-border mergers and acquisitions with asset purchase agreements which abide by regulatory and permitting compliance requirements relating to alcohol and cannabis licensing
  • Franchise agreements
  • Importer and distributor agreements
  • Manufacturing agreements, including private label production agreements
  • Shareholder and related corporate operating agreements
  • Transactional documents including purchase and sale agreements, asset purchase agreements, and stock purchase agreements
  • Management and Concessionaire Agreements
  • Financial and Real Estate transactions

Representative Cases – Noteworthy Outcomes Driven by Experience

  • Advised Spanish renewable energy concern during sale of assets in Puerto Rico
  • Represented owners of commercial real estate assets in multiple refinancing of existing credit facilities
  • Alcohol industry transactions relating to cannabis industry investments
  • Provide regulatory and transactional guidance on alcohol regulatory issues in mergers and acquisition involving large brewing and distilling facilities
  • Assisted with cross-border acquisitions of movie theater chains and related licensing and permitting transfers
  • Represented Panamanian joint venture entity in dispute with Spanish investor group
  • Negotiated distribution agreements with U.S. and Canada based entities on behalf of Spanish concern
  • Represented owners of commercial real estate assets in multiple refinancing of existing credit facilities
  • Represented minority stakeholders in private equity fund during an acquisition of Florida Free Trade Zone industrial park FTZ-32
  • Represented multinational engineering firm throughout various secured loan transactions
  • Represented Spanish biotechnology firm during organization of joint-venture with Texas-based data analytics company
  • Advised software concern in connection with corporate structure and capitalization, including private offering
  • Assisted with review and drafting internal corporate restructuring agreements and related alcohol license and local permit transfers
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