► Mergers, Acquisitions, and Exits

Axis represents business clients in the purchase and sale of business equity and assets.

We represent founders/owners, investors, acquirers, companies, shareholders, advisors, and others in a variety of equity and debt transactions.


► Who We Represent 

Axis represents both buy-side and sell-side clients in control transactions. Clients involved in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and other types of similar transactions can consist of various types of parties:

  • Seller-side counsel
  • Founders
  • Co-founders
  • Investors
  • Common stockholders
  • Directors and boards
  • Company officers
  • Corporations
  • LLCs
  • Buyer-side counsel
  • Companies
  • Investors
  • Angel investors
  • Venture capitalists
  • Private equity firms

► Mergers, Acquisitions, and Exits Practice Areas

We assist clients materialize business purchases and sales, including those involving equity, assets, or debt,to help build or diversity holdings, implement exit strategies or engage in other control transactions.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Exits

Axis can assist business clients with exit strategies, including mergers & acquisitions, business sales, asset purchases, divestitures, swaps, splits, and numerous other types of related transactions. For business clients, the following are the most common types of M&A transactions:

  • Startup exits
  • Founder exits
  • Founder compenesation packages
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Startup reorganizations
  • Startup acquisitions
  • Term sheets
  • Due diligence investigations and reviews
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Asset purchases
  • Auctions
  • Buyouts
  • Business sales
  • Business transitions
  • Business exit strategies
  • Buy-outs and restructurings
  • Cash transactions
  • Corporate Takeovers
  • Divestitures
  • Investment banking legal services
  • Exchange offers
  • Joint ventures
  • Leveraged buy-outs
  • Recapitalizations
  • Reorganizations
  • Restructurings
  • Management buy-outs
  • Stock purchase agreements
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Spinoffs
  • Tender offers

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Did you know that our clients’ legal dollars are hard at work giving back to the community? Axis is a significant donor and supporter of a multitude of charitable giving projects in the  community as well as nationwide, donating a portion of legal fees to a variety of underserved needs and causes. Check out at our latest charitable giving projects below, and know that in supporting Axis, you are helping us improve hundreds of lives.