Select M&A and Securities Transactions

All announcements appear as a matter of record only.

2016

Financial Advisor to Wolff Sports Investors LLC on the sale of its interests in the Oakland Athletics to entities controlled by the Fisher family

Oakland Athletics

Oakland Athletics

Sole Financial Advisor

Helped facilitate a private sale ensuring a seamless transition in the controlling ownership and operations of the club

2015

Financial Advisor to ownership of the Chicago Cubs on the sale of limited partnership interests

Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs

Sole Financial Advisor

Helped facilitate the redevelopment of Wrigley Field

2013

Financial Advisor on the sale of the Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings

Sacramento Kings

Financial Advisor

Record setting price for a standalone NBA team

2012

Financial Advisor to Local Investor Group on the acquisition of an interest in the Memphis Grizzles

Memphis Grizzlies

Memphis Grizzlies

Sole Financial Advisor

Helped ensure a strong long-term future in Memphis

2011

Financial Advisor in the Sale of a minority interest of an NFL franchise

Estate of Minority Owner

Estate of Minority Owner

Sole Financial Advisor

One of the largest ownership percentage sales of a minority interest ever in a private transaction

2011

Financial Advisor to Dallas Stars, L.P. on the sale of the Dallas Stars

Dallas Stars

Dallas Stars

Sole Financial Advisor

One of the highest sale prices ever achieved for an NHL franchise

2011

Financial Advisor to Comcast Spectacor on the sale of the Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers

Sole Financial Advisor

Sale of premier NBA franchise during a labor stoppage

2010

Financial Advisor to Chris Cohan on the sale of the Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors

$450,000,000
Sole Financial Advisor

Highest sale price in NBA history for a standalone franchise at the time

2010

Financial Advisor to Bobcats Sports & Entertainment and Robert L. Johnson on the sale of the Charlotte Bobcats

Charlotte Bobcats

Charlotte Bobcats

$275,000,000
Sole Financial Advisor

Sale of majority interest to Michael Jordan

2009

Financial Advisor to the Ricketts Family on the purchase of the Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs

Chicago Cubs

$845,000,000
Financial Advisor

Record breaking acquisition of a marquee MLB franchise

2008

Financial Advisor to Palace Sports & Entertainment on the sale of the Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning

$210,000,000
Sole Financial Advisor

One of the highest sale prices in NHL history

2005

Financial Advisor to The Walt Disney Company on the sale of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim

Mighty Ducks

Mighty Ducks

 
Sole Financial Advisor

Sale of an NHL club during work stoppage