Insurance industry mergers and acquisitions require lawyers who understand not only the anatomy of an M&A deal, but also the unique aspects of an insurance company’s operations and the corresponding insurance regulatory, securities law, insurance company taxation and accounting paradigms.
GrayRobinson’s insurance transactional attorneys are dedicated to handling insurance industry M&A transactions. We handle a broad range of M&A and strategic transactions on behalf of both strategic and financial buyers and sellers, involving a variety of institutions in the insurance and financial services industries, including insurance companies, insurance intermediaries, investment managers and advisors, broker-dealers and other insurance and financial services related entities. Our practice covers the full range of M&A services, including public and private company mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and divestiture transactions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital investments, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs and split-offs, recapitalizations, unsolicited takeovers and takeover defenses and issuer and third party tender offers.
We believe that our in-depth industry and regulatory knowledge is critical in effectively representing participants in these transactions. Our deep understanding of the nuances of insurance holding company systems regulation and related affiliation issues allows us to properly address unique issues applicable to investments in insurance companies, particularly by private equity, hedge fund and other institutional investors.