The Legal Basics of an M&A Transaction


Program produced by XPX Chicago.

The Legal Basics of an M&A Transaction

Markus May will provide a broad overview of what happens in selling or buying a business so that non-lawyers will be better able to help their clients navigate the process. This fast paced presentation will cover things such as the purpose of a letter of intent, stock vs. asset deals, the basic sections of the sales agreement and how they work together, and many other issues related to the mergers and acquisitions process.

Our Speaker:

Markus May
May Law Firm LLC
400 E. Diehl Road, Suite 310
Naperville, IL 60563

Markus May is the principal attorney of May Law Firm LLC. which serves business clients throughout the Chicago area. He is a client focused business attorney with knowledge in a broad range of industries. As a mergers and acquisitions attorney he has represented numerous clients with respect to business sales and purchases. Mr. May also acts as general outside business counsel to small midmarket companies where he helps them solve business related legal problems. As a transactional attorney he often drafts shareholder agreements, operating agreements, distribution and manufacturing agreements, leases, supplier and customer agreements, and numerous other contracts and documents for businesses.

Updated: Aug 12, 2021

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