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Gary C. Morgan

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Clients at all stages of the corporate lifecycle turn to Gary for trusted counsel. He works closely with clients navigating corporate formation and organization, as well as capitalization and liquidation, including corporations, partnerships, joint ventures, limited liability companies, and other business entities in a wide variety of industries. Gary’s background includes mergers and acquisitions, governance matters, leveraged buyouts, reorganizations, shareholder disputes, employment law matters, buy-sell agreements, workouts, and contractual matters. In addition, he is experienced in federal and state securities regulation and has represented issuers in a variety of private placements and securities offerings.

In addition, Gary is rated AV Preeminent by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell.

Representative Experience

  • Represented a large air medical transportation company and its shareholders in connection with the sale of all of the company’s stock
  • Represented one of the largest privately held security monitoring and alarm companies in connection with a merger into a corporation owned by venture capital investors
  • Represented a large local restaurant chain and its shareholders in connection with the sale of the business
  • Represented a purchaser in connection with the acquisition of one of the largest distributors of Coors products in the United States
  • Represented a technology provider to the cable industry in connection with a private stock offering
  • Represented a number of companies in connection with ESOP transactions and the acquisition of stock by ESOPs
  • Represented the purchaser of a professional hockey league franchise
  • Served as outside counsel to companies in the technology industry

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, University of Houston, 1982
    • Order of the Barons
    • Research Editor, Houston Law Review, 1981-82
  • B.A., with high honors, University of Texas, 1977
    • Phi Beta Kappa.

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas, 1982
    •  Business Law Section
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Dallas Bar Association
    •  Corporate Counsel Section, Securities Law Section
  • Member, American Bar Association
    • Business Law Section

Honors and Distinctions

  • AV Preeminent by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, 2004 – 2016
  • Legal Leaders/Top Rated Lawyers, ALM and Martindale-Hubbell, recognized 2013 – 2016