Company Overview of McGuireWoods LLP
McGuireWoods LLP provides legal advisory services. The firm’s practice areas include antitrust and trade regulation, insurance recovery, commercial and financial services litigation, labor and employment, data privacy and security, environment, energy law, healthcare law, intellectual property, appeals and issues, banking and finance, and corporate. It caters to construction, defense and aerospace, healthcare, food and beverage, private equity, mining, education, technology, and transportation industries. The firm was formerly known as McGuire, Woods, Battle & Boothe LLP and changed its name to McGuireWoods LLP in 2000. McGuireWoods LLP was founded in 1834 and is headquartered in Richmond, V...
800 East Canal Street
Richmond, VA 23219-3916
Founded in 1834
Key Executives for McGuireWoods LLP
Partner and Vice Chairman
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McGuireWoods LLP Key Developments
McGuireWoods Advises Wells Fargo Bank in Record $75 Billion Syndicated Loan for Global Beer Merger
Nov 18 15
McGuireWoods team advised Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in connection with its participation in a $75 billion loan facility that will finance Anheuser-Busch InBev NV's bid to acquire SABMiller Plc. Wells Fargo is among a group of banks involved in the transaction. The syndicated loan is essential to AB InBev's planned acquisition of SABMiller, a deal that would create a global brewing giant responsible for nearly 30% of the world's beer market. The merger, which is subject to regulatory and shareholder approval, is expected to be completed in the second half of 2016.
Jeffrey M. Peterson Joins McGuireWoods as Partner in Dallas
Sep 8 15
McGuireWoods announced that Jeffrey M. Peterson has joined McGuireWoods' healthcare practice as a partner in the firm's Dallas office. Peterson's practice will focus on representing hospitals and healthcare systems in a wide range of strategic transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, affiliations, and joint ventures. He comes to McGuireWoods from Tenet Healthcare, where he played a critical role advising the Acquisition and Development department. Peterson gained considerable experience advising healthcare clients during a period of rampant industry consolidation that coincided with implementation of the Affordable Care Act. He was involved with acquisitions and divestitures of hospitals, outpatient centers, independent physician associations, and management services organizations. Peterson also has experience in the formation of strategic partnerships between for-profit and nonprofit health systems to operate healthcare businesses and pursue other development initiatives. In addition, Peterson has handled transactions involving accountable care organizations, physician practices and health plans. He also has experience in emerging healthcare industries, such as population health management companies and revenue cycle management arrangements. Peterson has advised clients on complex regulatory processes such as conversion statutes, certificate of need applications, state attorney general filings and approvals, and Hart-Scott-Rodino and other antitrust matters.
John H. Thompson Joins McGuireWoods as Partner in Restructuring and Insolvency Department
Aug 31 15
McGuireWoods announced that John H. Thompson has joined the company as a partner in the firm's Restructuring and Insolvency Department. While he will be resident in the firm's Washington, D.C., office, he also will maintain an office in New York and spend considerable time there. Thompson's practice focuses on business reorganizations and debtor- creditor rights. He has represented clients in a variety of industries, including automotive, energy, petrochemical, telecommunications, manufacturing, airlines, healthcare, Internet technology, real estate and commodities trading and finance. Thompson joins McGuireWoods from the Washington office of Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft.
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