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Critical due diligence considerations

Buying or selling a business can be risky, but the potential growth and new opportunities can be transformative. In today’s increasingly competitive marketplace, it is imperative that private equity firms take a comprehensive approach to due diligence.
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COVID-19 is shaping M&A: Here’s what private equity needs to know

The COVID-19 pandemic has slowed private equity deals, but adaptable buyers and sellers are still transacting. Add-ons and strategic acquisitions are driving the buy side, and good, quality targets are in high demand. Our experts break down deal trends and considerations to reduce risk and get ahead.

Michele E. McHale
Article February 19, 2021 10 min read
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COVID-19 impact on domestic middle-market mergers & acquisitions

In the midst of M&A chaos and disruption resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, opportunities exist for market consolidation and distressed acquisitions. We partnered with Sherman & Howard’s Lyle Wallace to bring these opportunities to light.   

Joanne Baginski
Article April 30, 2020 8 min read
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Minimizing your risk of GAAP-related post-close disputes
Looking to avoid post-close disputes on your next transaction? These modifications to a common GAAP provision could help minimize your risk of, or even avoid, disputes.
Brian Lappen
Article October 25, 2019 4 min read
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Assess the impact: COVID-19 and private equity portfolio valuations

Understanding the impact of COVID-19 on the valuation of private equity investments is crucial for accurate financial reporting and strategic decision-making. PE firms should revisit valuation policies and consider these key factors and opportunities. 

David Howell
Article June 18, 2020 3 min read

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