Representative Transactions

Acquisition of Assets and IP of Software-as-a-Service Provider

The team at Kegler Brown represented a leading global provider of clinical, commercial and consulting services to pharmaceutical, biotech and life sciences companies in its acquisition of the assets and intellectual property of a provider of software-as-a-service to companies deploying mobile web applications. The transaction was completed in June 2011.

Sale of Emergency Response Equipment Supplier

Kegler Brown represented the owner of White Life Safety Systems, a supplier of industrial and commercial emergency response and detection equipment, in the sale of the majority of its assets to a strategic buyer, PDS Systems LLC, in June 2011.

Corporate Divestiture of Health Care Business Unit

In March 2011, Kegler Brown represented a publicly traded, global medical technology company in its sale of an instrument management and repair business to a private equity fund. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

Sale of Building Materials Manufacturing Business

Kegler Brown represented a leading Midwest building materials manufacturer in its equity sale and debt recapitalization transaction with an operationally-focused private equity firm. Terms of the March 2011 transaction were not disclosed.

Management Buyout in Financial Services Industry

Our attorneys counseled the management team of a company that specializes in providing temporary services of executive-level accountants and financial officers to companies.

Stock Purchase of Utility Construction and Network Installation Service Provider

In March 2011, Kegler Brown’s transactional practice represented a national, full-service utility construction and network installation service provider, providing engineering, construction, installation and maintenance of power and communications distribution systems, in its acquisition of a complementary competitor located in the Southwest. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Asset Sale of Two Ohio Medical Practices

Kegler Brown counseled a majority shareholder in the asset sale of two Columbus, Ohio, Neurological Sleep Centers and medical practices. The transaction was completed in February 2011. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Asset Sale of Software Company

Kegler Brown advised a software provider to the restaurant industry in its sale to a strategic buyer. Terms of the February 2011 transaction were not disclosed.

Corporate Divestiture of U.S. Steel Fabrication Business

Kegler Brown provided corporate divestiture counsel to a Dayton, Ohio, manufacturing company in the of its sale of steel fabrication assets and operations to the U.S. subsidiary of a steel fabricator based in India. The transaction was completed in February 2011.

Stock Purchase of Managed Care Organization

The lawyers at Kegler Brown represented a national claims and risk management service provider in its acquisition of an Ohio-based managed care organization. The transaction was completed in January 2011 and financial terms were not disclosed.

Sale of Oil and Gas Services Company

The team at Kegler Brown assisted PowerSecure International, Inc. in its stock sale of Southern Flow Companies, Inc., an oil and gas services company, to Zedi Inc., a Canadian energy company. PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers. The transaction was completed in January 2011.

Divestiture of Medical Products Business Unit for Public Company

The transactional practice at Kegler Brown represented a publicly traded, global medical technology company its corporate divestiture of one of its business units to a strategic buyer. Financial terms of the November 2010 transaction were not disclosed.

Strategic Growth Acquisition for Graphic Design Company

In November 2010, Kegler Brown represented an Ohio-based graphic design company in its strategic growth acquisition of a North Carolina-based provider of pre-press services, data management services, website design and development services, and color and retouching services, in connection with furniture sales.

Acquisition of Workers’ Compensation Third Party Administrator

Our firm represented a national claims and risk management service provider in its acquisition of a licensed third party administrator that represents employers in all issues related to workers’ compensation claims administration. Financial terms of the October 2010 transaction were not disclosed.

Venture Capital Investment in Recruiting and Job Placement Business

The lawyers at Kegler Brown advised a group of venture capital investors in connection with early-stage equity investments in a digital staffing company. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Public Company Acquisition of Health Care Logistics Business

Kegler Brown represented a publicly traded, global health care company in connection with its acquisition of a shipping and freight management services business that services the health care industry. Financial terms of the 2010 transaction were not disclosed.

Sale of Wendy’s Franchised Restaurants

In July 2010, the lawyers at Kegler Brown represented a Wendy’s franchisee in its sale of 14 Wendy’s restaurants to a strategic buyer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Reorganization and Spin-Off of Construction Company

Kegler Brown represented a provider of comprehensive construction and site management, development and environmental remediation services in connection with its reorganization and a spin-off of one of its operating divisions. Financial terms were not disclosed in the June 2010 transaction.

$100 Million Shelf Registration for NC-Based Public Energy Company

Kegler Brown represented PowerSecure International Inc. in a $100 million shelf registration of securities in May 2010. PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

Minority Interest Acquisition for International Energy Provider

In April 2010, the team at Kegler Brown advised PowerSecure International, Inc. in the business acquisition of the minority interest in EfficientLights, LLC, an LED lighting company based in South Carolina. PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

Asset Acquisition for International Energy Provider

Kegler Brown represented PowerSecure International, Inc. in the 2010 acquisition of the assets and business of Electronic Innovative Solutions, LLC, an innovative lighting company based in North Carolina. PowerSecure International, Inc. (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

Acquisition of Farm Machinery Business

In 2010, our attorneys represented a leading manufacturing company in its acquisition of a farm machinery business. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Sale of School Yearbook Business Unit

Our firm advised a graphic design and advertising business in its sale of its school yearbook division to a strategic buyer in September 2009.

Management Software Systems Acquisition

Kegler Brown represented an outsourced marketing and sales services provider in its August 2009 acquisition of a management software systems company.

Acquisition of Nuclear Pharmacy Business

Our M+A lawyers represented a publicly-traded, global healthcare company in its acquisition of a nuclear pharmacy business with multiple locations and cyclotrons throughout the Southwest.

Portfolio Company Sale for Private Equity Firm to Iowa Manufacturing Company

Our lawyers represented a Midwest-based private equity firm in its sale of one of its portfolio companies to a strategic buyer based in Iowa.

Purchase of Texas Energy Corporation for Public Company

Kegler Brown represented PowerSecure International, Inc. in May 2009 regarding the acquisition of the business of Design Power International, a Texas-based corporation. PowerSecure (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

$50 Million Credit Facility for North Carolina Energy Company

Attorneys at Kegler Brown assisted PowerSecure International, Inc. in obtaining a $50 million credit facility with Citibank. PowerSecure (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

$25 Million Credit Facility Amendment and Restructuring

Kegler Brown represented PowerSecure International, Inc. in the amendment and restructuring of its $25 million credit facility with a bank consortium led by Citicorp in January 2011. PowerSecure International Inc. (NYSE: POWR) is a leading provider of Energy and Smart Grid Solutions to electric utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers.

Divestiture of Medical Product Business Unit to East Coast Private Equity Firm

In September 2008, the Kegler Brown M+A team represented a publicly-traded global healthcare company in the sale of its orthopedic product manufacturing business unit an east coast private equity firm.