John W. Loofbourrow Associates, Inc. Member, FINRA, MSRB, SIPC

Our specific M&A capabilities include:

  • Advising clients in the development and formulation of merger, acquisition and divestiture strategies
  • Identifying potential buyers of acquisition targets
  • Establishing general valuation criteria and ranges
  • Developing alternatives and recommending appropriate courses of action
  • Structuring and negotiating transactions
  • Arranging acquisition financing for buyers, consisting of all types of debt and equity
  • Identifying, screening and initiating discussions with potential buyers and sellers
  • Assisting in the preparation of confidential information-selling memorandums
  • Coordinating legal, tax and accounting, and other closing-related activities

We provide these services primarily to companies in the middle-market. We specialize in understanding the needs of our clients in every aspect of the transaction and will work to achieve the best possible result - one that meets each company's present and long-term objectives.


Our professionals are focused on maximizing the business objectives of our clients. Our group is capable of structuring and closing a wide array of merger and acquisition transactions. This is primarily a result of the diverse backgrounds of our investment bankers, including traditional investment banking, commercial lending, accounting, and bond trading.

Our professionals focus on a varied range of clients and offer the advantage of experience gained through years of involvement in highly sophisticated transactions. Our areas of financial advisory expertise include:

  • Initiating and closing mergers and acquisitions
  • Raising debt and equity capital
  • Structuring and financing leveraged transactions
  • Assisting financially troubled companies
  • Structuring and financing ESOP and management buyout transactions