Letters of Intent and Other Preliminary Considerations


Letters of Intent and Other Preliminary Considerations


Schiff Hardin partner Alexander B. Young will present a session titled “Letters of Intent and Other Preliminary Considerations” during “Acquiring or Selling the Privately Held Company 2014,” a seminar presented by the Practising Law Institute. Mr. Young will examine topics such as:

  • The elements and purposes of a letter of intent
  • Advantages and disadvantages in using a letter of intent
  • Impact on negotiating strategy and bargaining leverage
  • Early deal considerations and planning issues

Mr. Young, a member of the firm’s Corporate and Securities and Private Companies Group, has extensive experience with merger and acquisition transactions, private equity, securities offerings and compliance, and corporate governance and board matters.

The seminar takes place May 20-21, 2014, at the University of Chicago Gleacher Center (450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL 60611). CLE credit is available.