Minneapolis Office Expansion Continues
We are pleased to announce that Nicholas M. Brenckman has joined the Firm as an associate in our Financial Institutions Group. Prior to joining Barack Ferrazzano, Nick was an associate at a national law firm based in Minneapolis where he advised both private and public companies with respect to securities transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and a variety of other matters.
Nick graduated from Northwestern University School of Law, cum laude, in 2014. Prior to attending law school, Nick worked for a number of years at Target Corporation as a senior business analyst and negotiator.
"We are excited to welcome Nick, a highly talented transactional attorney and experienced negotiator, to our expanding Minneapolis office. Nick adds top-notch talent to our Firm and bolsters the already unmatched depth of our Financial Institutions Group." - Joseph T. Ceithaml - Upper Midwest Leader
Barack Ferrazzano Financial Institutions Group
In recent years, our 30-attorney Group has represented more than 250 financial institutions across the country. Our M&A experience is unparalleled-over the past decade, our Group ranked #1 in the Midwest region by number of announced bank and thrift merger and acquisition transactions, according to SNL Financial. So far in 2016, we have advised on five bank M&A transactions, two of which are in Minnesota. The Financial Institutions Group was again named as one of the top financial institution groups in the nation in the U.S. News & Best Lawyers 2016 report.