Business, Corporate & Transactions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

M&A transactions, whether structured as asset or stock transactions, and regardless of the size of the entities, can be very complex. Our lawyers have many decades of experience in M&A transactions, including contested and negotiated acquisitions and tender offers, takeover defenses, leveraged buyouts, corporate spin-offs, corporate auctions, and strategic acquisition and divestiture programs.



Sports and Entertainment


Real Estate


Jones & Keller has extensive experience in transactions involving the acquisition, development, leasing, management, financing, foreclosure, syndication and transfer of real estate. Our attorneys have dealt with industrial, retail, shopping centers and other commercial properties as well as attached and detached residential developments and resort properties. The firm assists clients with industrial development bond financing as well.
Acquisition, Development and Sale

Natural Resources


Electric Power Generation

Jones & Keller represents clients in the development and project financing of power generation and transmission facilities worldwide. We have been owner's counsel for the design, engineering, procurement and construction of coal-fired electricity generating plants both in the United States and abroad, and our attorneys have experience in nuclear fuels trading and sales contract negotiation and drafting.
Mining, Mineral Processing and Finance

International Business Transactions


Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property

Insurance Planning and Risk Management

Jones & Keller attorneys have unique and varied backgrounds in insurance law and regulation, and provide a full range of insurance and insurance-related legal services.
Jones & Keller's clients include property and casualty, life and health and title insurers and various independent insurance agencies and insurance producers, as well as self-funded plans for medical malpractice and health insurance programs. The firm also provides corporate as well as litigation assistance to business entities and individuals for all types of insurance needs, questions or issues.

Franchise & Distribution

Jones & Keller assists franchisors with multi-state franchise registration and compliance, disclosure obligations, bankruptcy issues, debt and equity financings, and leasing, site development and construction-matters. We have extensive experience in franchise finance, including franchise lending refinancing and work-outs on behalf of franchise lenders and franchisees. We help our clients in the development and filing of Uniform Franchise Offering Circulars, and both franchisers and franchisees in the drafting and negotiation of franchise agreements.

ERISA Plans and Benefits

Jones & Keller advises institutions that act as fiduciaries of ERISA plans, plan sponsors, issuers of securities, institutional and individual fiduciaries on ERISA implications of their business activities, including prohibited transactions, exemptions, plan asset issues, fiduciary duties, and securities law disclosure requirements.  Our ERISA clients include a variety of industries, such as banks, insurance companies, investment advisors, construction companies, placement agencies and brokerage firms.