John Hairr has more than 26 years of experience advising clients engaged in a full range of domestic and cross-border business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, auction-type divestitures, spinoffs, restructurings, and alternatives to traditional M&A transactions such as joint ventures and strategic alliances. He also represents companies with regard to the acquisition and sale of distressed businesses including through Section 363 bankruptcy sales.
Mr. Hairr counsels companies regarding debt and equity financings including acquisition financings, and he regularly advises clients with regard to a broad range of general commercial, securities, franchise, and real estate matters.
Mr. Hairr serves clients ranging from FORTUNE 500 corporations, closely-held companies, entrepreneurial start-ups, and local governments. He counsels non-U.S. companies who seek to enter or expand their presence in the U.S. market through acquisitions as well as U.S. companies acquiring or selling businesses overseas. Mr. Hairr represents clients in a wide range of industries including consumer products and services, lighting, automotive, steel, water and utility systems, pharmaceutical, and textiles.