Moore & Van Allen PLLC (MVA) is pleased to announce that its Banking and M&A practices have been ranked as Tier 1 North Carolina practices in the IFLR1000 United States. Additionally, Chairman Tom Mitchell and Member Charles (Charlie) J. Harris were rated as “highly regarded” banking lawyers in North Carolina, and members Stephen (Steve) D. Hope and James R. Wyche were rated as “highly regarded” M&A lawyers in North Carolina. Additional details of each attorney’s ranking can be found here and the firm’s full profile is available here.
“We are proud to have earned such prestigious recognition from IFLR,” stated Mitchell. “The IFLR1000 is an authoritative resource in our field, and Moore & Van Allen’s talented finance and corporate attorneys are highly deserving of these honors. We offer our congratulations to all our attorneys who have been recognized by IFLR.”
According to IFLR1000 United States client commentary, MVA’s work is “best in class” and the firm’s banking group is “highly experienced and adept in trending market developments and structures.”
The IFLR1000, a guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms, has been in the market since 1987. This year marks the first time that U.S. law firms have been ranked in IFLR1000 at a state level. IFLR conducted interviews with and reviewed deal case studies of hundreds of law firms across the country to determine the rankings. Rankings are primarily based on transactional evidence and client and peer feedback. Categories include core practice areas of: banking, capital markets, M&A and restructuring and insolvency.
MVA’s Financial Services team provides leading national lenders and investors with sophisticated counsel and attentive, personal service at highly competitive rates. The firm’s 75+ finance attorneys represent lenders of all types in a broad range of financing structures. With deep experience in syndicated lending, mezzanine finance, real estate lending, project and equipment finance, asset-based lending and structured finance, MVA’s finance attorneys create value for clients through market knowledge, carefully nuanced counsel and a strong work ethic.
MVA’s M&A team is comprised of more than 50 attorneys who are committed to delivering high quality, timely legal services to large public corporations, private equity funds and successful entrepreneurs. The team has extensive experience advising clients in all aspects of buying and selling businesses, including purchases and sales of equity and assets, mergers, going private transactions, recapitalizations and other corporate restructurings. They have represented private and public buyers and sellers and have been engaged in both domestic and cross border transactions.
Contact: Bethany (Early) Chieffallo