Mergers and Acquisitions

Our lawyers have been involved in some of the largest M&A transactions in Louisiana, and Chambers has also ranked Fishman Haygood at the top of the list of corporate and M&A law firms in Louisiana for ten years in a row. Our attorneys have been involved in over 45 financial institution acquisitions, including three of the four largest transactions in Louisiana. We represent acquirer and target companies in a variety of transactions involving mergers, negotiated stock acquisitions, asset acquisitions and other corporate restructuring transactions.

Two of our partners, Scott D. Chenevert and Maureen B. Gershanik, were named the Best Lawyers® 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” for Mergers and Acquisitions in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, respectively. In addition, several lawyers have been ranked for outstanding M&A work in America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and Chambers.