Ward Wellman has more than 30 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions. He regularly handles up to 20 separate transactions annually, large and small, representing both public and private companies, as well as private equity and other investor groups. Mr. Wellman’s industry experience includes the retail sector, with particular emphasis on automobile dealerships. He also has extensive experience in the manufacturing and distribution sectors (building products, office products, biotechnology and highly engineered industrial products), and in the service sector (contract lighting services, food distribution services and funeral services).
Mr. Wellman also has significant maritime law experience, having represented U.S. regulated ocean shipping companies, primarily in the purchase, sale and financing of containerships and related equipment.