Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. attorneys represent private equity and venture capital funds and their portfolio companies in a wide variety of transactions, including traditional mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, “going-private” transactions, recapitalizations, “roll-ups” and “buy and build” transactions, and venture capital investing. The firm’s transactional attorneys understand the special considerations attendant to investing and exiting, and help clients choose the optimal entity structure and investment vehicle to maximize tax benefits and avoid the pitfalls that could complicate an exit. Additionally, Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. professionals work with clients and their portfolio companies to plan and develop both traditional and innovative means of financing growth, and help guide clients and their portfolio companies through negotiations with other investors, underwriters, and securities regulators.