Hinshaw Lawyers Advise Kenyon & Kenyon on Combination with Andrews Kurth

September 23, 2016

Hinshaw partners 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. law firm with approximately 425 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.