Walter Haverfield Attorney

Gregory L. Watkins

  • Associate
  • Cleveland Direct: 216.928.2917
  • Cleveland Fax: 216.916.2403

Overview

Greg represents clients with their corporate transactions. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, representing sellers and purchasers. In addition, Greg counsels clients on general business matters, including governance, compliance, and day-to-day-operations. Greg assists entrepreneurs and growing businesses in navigating the business formation process and the ongoing requirements of business management, particularly with entity selection and structure, formation, organization, and exit strategies. Greg also serves clients in the alcoholic beverage industry, advising them on compliance, licensing and transportation matters.

Prior to joining Walter Haverfield, Greg also served as outside counsel for a large health care system, providing guidance on acquisition and sale transactions, employment/independent contractor agreements, vendor contracts, and corporate policies.

Experience

EMERGING COMPANIES & VENTURE CAPITAL
  • Counseled technology start-up company on reorganization matters and raising capital.
CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS
  • Counseled brewery on establishing distribution network across the Midwest and eastern United States.
MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS & JOINT VENTURES
  • Represented a spine and pain group in the sale of its assets to a Northeast Ohio health care system.
  • Represented a Northeast Ohio health care system in the acquisition of a cardiology group.

Recognition

  • 2018-2019 - Selected to Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Areas of practice: Business/Corporate; Mergers/Acquisitions.

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Associations

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

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