Chris is a member of Varnum's Corporate Services and M&A Team. Chris' focus is in business and transactional work with a strong emphasis on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity and other commercial transactions. Chris has experience advising clients on the legal aspects of day-to-day business issues and has experience in corporate formation and structuring, and a wide variety of other commercial transactions. He has experience working with businesses ranging from early stage startups to mature, publicly-held businesses of all sizes.
For more information, please contact Chris George at 616/336-6640 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Represented global top-10 insurance brokerage Acrisure in its $3.45 billion capital raise, consisting of a $3 billion refinancing of the company’s senior preferred stock and a $454 million private placement of junior preferred stock.
Numerous roll-up acquisitions for West Michigan-based insurance brokerage firm.
Represented Spartan Motors, Inc. in the sale of its Emergency Response segment to REV Group, Inc.
Represented leading insurance broker Acrisure in $400M acquisition of insurance arm of artificial intelligence leader.
Represented manufacturer of sterile injectable drugs in its sale to private equity firm.
Represented multinational building materials manufacturer in multiple U.S.-based acquisitions.
Represented home construction manufacturer in its sale to private equity firm.
Represented commercial, retail and service specialty vehicle manufacturer and upfitter in multiple U.S.-based acquisitions.
State Bar of Michigan
News & Publications
- April 6, 2021
- February 16, 2021
- August 3, 2020
- February 4, 2020
- November 28, 2018
- November 15, 2017
- Business Law Blog Post, March 26, 2018
University of Notre Dame Law School
Notre Dame, Indiana
J.D., magna cum laude, 2017
Notre Dame Law Review
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
B.A., with high honors, 2014
- All Michigan state courts