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Merrick D. Hatcher

Merrick D. Hatcher

K&L Gates LLP

Chicago, IL, USA

Merrick Hatcher concentrates his practice on transactional matters, including mergers, acquisitions, securities offerings, and private equity and venture capital investments. He also regularly advises corporate clients in connection with securities laws, governance issues, commercial contracts, and general corporate and compliance matters.

Mr. Hatcher’s experience includes: representing strategic buyers and private equity funds in connection with leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, turnarounds, and exits; reviewing private equity, venture capital, and hedge fund investment documents on behalf of limited partners; advising public and private companies in connection with corporate, commercial, strategic, and governance matters; advising early-stage and growth companies in connection with venture funding, debt financing, add-on acquisitions, transactions with stockholders, and stock incentive arrangements; advising entrepreneurs, start-ups, and angel investors in connection with various capital investments; and representing public companies in connection with securities offerings and compliance.

His recent work includes representing PharMEDium Healthcare Corporation in its sale to Clayton Dubilier & Rice; Robert Bosch GmbH in the sale of its joint venture interest in Purolator Filters NA, LLC to Mann+Hummel GmbH; Advance America, Cash Advance Centers, Inc. in its acquisition by Grupo Elektra; and Mandalay Baseball Properties, LLC in several transactions, including the acquisition of the Oklahoma City RedHawks.

Mr. Hatcher earned his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, his M.B.A. from the University of Michigan Graduate Business School, and his B.A. from the University of Michigan.

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