Hinshaw Lawyers Advise Kenyon & Kenyon on Combination with Andrews Kurth

September 23, 2016

Janis M. Meyer and Todd M. Young assisted Kenyon & Kenyon in connection with its consolidation with Andrews Kurth, negotiating the Acquisition Agreement and advising on deal structure and strategy, partnership governance matters and numerous other issues relating to the transaction, which was structured as an asset acquisition and not a merger. Kenyon's lawyers joined Andrews Kurth effective September 1.

Ms. Meyer, who is based in Hinshaw's New York office, focuses her practice on professional responsibility, risk management and professional liability law, with particular emphasis on attorneys and law firms.

Mr. Young, who is based in Hinshaw's Chicago office, focuses his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, loan and financing transactions, and contract negotiation. 

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices in 11 states and London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the professional services sector—including representation of law firms and lawyers—and other highly regulated industries, such as banking and finance and the debt collection sector. Hinshaw also provides a series of closely coordinated litigation, business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes as well as governmental and public sector entities.