Schiff Hardin is pleased to have been counsel to E&M Ice Cream in a transaction that was recently awarded the “U.S.A. ESOP Deal of the Year” at the 2016 Americas M&A Atlas Awards by Global M&A Network. The Americas M&A Atlas Awards were presented at the annual awards gala on December 6, 2016. The deal was nominated by CSG Partners.
Schiff Hardin advised E&M Ice Cream in the roll up of multiple brother sister companies into a holding company and the sale of holding company stock to an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP). Attorneys from across the firm’s Corporate and Transactional, Private Clients, Restructuring, and Intellectual Property Groups collaborated to counsel E&M Ice Cream on the transaction.
According to its website, Global M&A Network exclusively serves the mergers, acquisitions, institutional and alternative investing, restructuring, and turnaround communities. The M&A Atlas Awards honor the best value-generating deals, top deal makers, outstanding firms, and exceptional leaders across the globe.