Developing Effective M&A Strategies: Practical Guide for Banks in 2016

Broadcast Date: Friday, April 01, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
Kim Hocutt
Shawn Stewart
Seth A. Winter
Patrick A. Tuley
Robert J. Gavigan



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About Grant Thornton LLP

Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. We help dynamic organizations grow by providing meaningful, actionable insights for privately owned, publicly listed and public sector clients. We are proactive on Capitol Hill, sharing policy briefs with members of Congress, industry insights at hearings and practical solutions with committees — advocating for responsible legislation and regulations that allow companies to reach their full potential. Through initiatives such as Experience Green for the environment and Supplier Diversity for economic development opportunities, we demonstrate our commitment to corporate social responsibility.


About Troutman Sanders LLP

Founded in 1897, Troutman Sanders LLP is an international law firm with more than 600 lawyers practicing in offices located throughout the United States and Asia. The firm’s clients range from large multinational corporations to individual entrepreneurs and reflect virtually every sector and industry. The firm’s heritage of extensive experience, exceptional responsiveness and an unwavering commitment to service has resulted in strong, long-standing relationships with clients across the globe. In recognition of the firm’s strong service culture, Troutman Sanders has been on the BTI Client Service A-Team for 11 consecutive years.


About Porter Keadle Moore

Founded in 1977, Porter Keadle Moore (PKM) currently represents leading public and private companies in the financial, insurance, technology and small business industries, while maintaining a strong commitment to our heritage of serving community banks. At PKM, we provide holistic and growth-driven financial solutions built around understanding clients’ business challenges, not just their accounting issues. We develop deep relationships with our clients over years, so that working together is a positive and “always accretive” experience for both parties.


About Cohen & Gresser LLP

Cohen & Gresser is an international law firm with offices in New York, Paris, and Seoul. We represent clients in complex litigation and corporate transactions throughout the world. Founded in 2002, Cohen & Gresser LLP has been recognized in Chambers USA, Legal 500, and Benchmark Litigation, and has grown to nearly sixty lawyers in six practice areas: Litigation and Arbitration, Intellectual Property and Technology, White Collar Defense, Corporate, Tax, and Employment Law.