Synergy Law Group Earns Two “Largest Transactions” Awards from MBBI

The Midwest Business Brokers and Intermediaries (MBBI) organization recently honored Synergy Law Group attorneys with two of its premier awards during their annual conference on January 23, 2018: Largest Transaction Involving a Private Equity Group and Largest Transaction Not Involving a Private Equity Group.

• Bart J. Loethen and Arthur E. Mertes were announced as recipients of the 2017 MBBI Award for the “Largest Transaction Involving a P/E Group” for legal representation of Gesture, an online auction firm, during acquisition by Community Brands.

• Bart J. Loethen and John Arbogast were announced as recipients of the 2017 MBBI Award for the “Largest Transaction Not Involving a P/E Group” for legal representation of AS Solutions, a world leader in corporate executive protection, during acquisition by SOS Security LLC.

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