Acquisitions & Divestitures

Welborn attorneys represent clients in both domestic and international business transactions, including the negotiation and drafting of purchase and sale agreements, merger agreements, and joint venture agreements. Our team assists clients in all aspects of the due diligence process. We handle both asset and equity transactions of all sizes in a variety of industries, including the energy, outdoor clothing, automotive, food, software, aviation, manufacturing, recreation, museum, retail, insurance, restaurant, medical service and professional service industries.

For information on our particular expertise in oil & gas acquisitions and divestitures, see Oil & Gas Transactions


  • Acquisition of Oxy Land Grant assets in Wyoming, Colorado and Utah for $1.33 billion
  • Divestiture of assets in Colorado in excess of $500 million
  • Acquisition of assets in Colorado and Utah in excess of $290 million
  • Merger of two privately held specialty insurance brokerage firms valued in excess of $32 million
  • Merger of two public corporations valued in excess of $100 million
  • Reverse merger of a privately-held company into a reporting public company shell
  • Sale of privately held water and ditch company assets to a publicly-held corporation
  • $25 million spin-off of privately held specialty insurance brokerage business from its corporate parent
  • Merger of Wyoming-based tech company into multi-national software company
  • Divestiture of fossilized remains of a Triceratops located in Wyoming and a Tyrannosaurus Rex located in Montana
  • Sale of outdoor clothing company