HCMP represents a wide range of public and privately-held corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and individuals in connection with the structuring, negotiation and documentation of mergers and acquisitions and other business restructurings. Who are our clients? Here is a sample:
Mitsubishi Corporation. Sale of a food products subsidiary, and the proposed purchase of a Seattle-based fish processing company.
Weyerhaeuser Company. We assisted Weyerhaeuser Company and its affiliates in the acquisition of a California land development company, the formation of a joint venture to construct a wood fiber recycling mill, and the sale of a private railroad.
Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company and Weyerhaeuser Venture Company. We regularly represent Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company and Weyerhaeuser Venture Company in connection with the formation and restructuring of joint ventures, limited partnerships, and other entities involved in real property acquisition and development.
Torrefazione Italia and Seattle's Best Coffee. We represented Torrefazione Italia in its merger with Seattle's Best Coffee. We then represented the combined entities in connection with their acquisition by AFC Enterprises, Inc.
Kemper Brewing Company. Sale of Kemper to Hart Brewing Company.
Horizon Air. We represented the principal shareholder of Horizon Air Industries, Inc., in connection with the sale of Horizon to Alaska Air Group.
Signature Flight Support Corp. Acquisition of Crawford Aviation, Inc. and Galvin Oil.
BMW Seattle. We represented the purchaser of BMW Seattle.
Kent Medical Center. Sale to MultiCare Health Systems, Inc.
Twin Falls Hydroelectric Project. We represented the developers of a hydroelectric project regarding the sale of a limited partnership interest to General Electric Capital Corporation.
Bekins Moving & Storage Co. We represented Bekins in connection with the sale of its records storage business to Iron Mountain Records Management, Inc. The transaction was structured as an asset sale.
Performance Technologies, Incorporated. We represented Performance Technologies, Inc., dba PTI Environmental Services, in connection with its acquisition by The Failure Group, Inc., a public company. The transaction was structured as a merger.
Ferrous Corporation. We represented the Ferrous Corporation, a Washington distributor of fuel additives, in its acquisition by Bycosin AB, a Swedish corporation. The transaction was structured as a reorganization involving both a merger and a share exchange.
Murrey Companies. We represented the Murrey Companies, a family of privately-owned integrated solid waste collection and recycling companies, in their merger with a national publicly-held solid waste company.
Conductive Rubber Technology, Inc. We represented Conductive Rubber Technology in connection with its purchase of the stock of a Mexican manufacturing company and the simultaneous purchase of related assets owned by a California corporation. We subsequently represented the company in the sale of substantially all of its assets to Datwyler Holding AG, a Swiss company.
Land Recovery, Inc. We represented Land Recovery, Inc., in connection with the reorganization of the company into a limited liability company and the sale of a majority interest in the company in two separate transactions to Waste Connections, Inc., a publicly traded solid waste handling company.
Our work includes analysis of the tax consequences of the proposed transaction, as well as compliance with securities, antitrust, and other applicable laws and regulations. We also coordinated the governmental approval process and the preparation of required administrative filings.