Fredericksburg, Va., Dec. 18, 2013 – Hirschler Fleischer is pleased to announce the firm’s recognition yesterday as “Law Firm of the Year” by M&A Advisor. The firm was awarded the top honor at the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards ceremony in New York, where firm president James L. Weinberg, partners Andrew M. Lohmann and Roderick W. Simmons, and associate Lisa J. Hedrick accepted the award on behalf of Hirschler Fleischer’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice. In addition, Lohmann, chair of the practice, was honored among six finalists for “Legal Advisor of the Year.” Hirschler Fleischer was the only Virginia law firm recognized at the event. A complete list of winners will be available later this week at http://www.maadvisor.com/.
“We are extremely pleased to receive this distinguished recognition for our firm’s work in the M&A arena,” said Weinberg. “M&A Advisor compiles an impressive shortlist of finalist firms who serve as outstanding business partners to their clients on a daily basis. To be chosen among these law firms is reflective of the commitment our M&A practice has to the middle-market companies we are honored to serve.”
Hirschler Fleischer’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice focuses on the purchase, sale, recapitalization and financing of privately held businesses. The firm serves businesses, private funds and individuals nationwide. Hirschler Fleischer counsels a wide range of constituents involved in M&A transactions, including founders, management, strategic buyers, financial buyers, lenders and controlling equityholders, among others.
The M&A Advisor was founded in 1998 to offer insights and intelligence on M&A activities. Over the past 15 years, through research, reporting, publishing, symposiums and awards, it has established the world’s premier network of mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and financing professionals. To learn more, please visit www.maadvisor.com.
Hirschler Fleischer is a multispecialty law firm engaged in a diverse and sophisticated legal practice. Hirschler Fleischer attorneys serve corporate, governmental, nonprofit and individual clients throughout the United States from offices in Richmond and Fredericksburg, Va. The firm approaches legal work with an entrepreneurial spirit and deep commitment to the community.