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Contact Mary Ann

3400 U.S. Bancorp Tower
111 S.W. Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
T: 503.205.2552

Mary Ann Frantz

Partner
We represented Craft Brew Alliance, Inc., in the acquisition of privately held Kona Brewing Company in exchange for a combination of cash and restricted shares valued at $14 million.
Assisted client in designing, negotiating, and drafting a complex compensation agreement for an incoming senior executive, taking into account federal limitations on nonqualified deferred compensation.
We represented CytoDyn Inc., a publicly-traded biotechnology company, in its capital raise of $14.5 million through a PIPE offering of common stock and warrants.
We assisted Pacific Financial Corporation in its acquisition of BNW Bancorp, Inc., in exchange for SEC-registered common stock valued at $21 million.
We represented privately held Widmer Brothers Brewing Company in a merger with Redhook Ale Brewery, Incorporated, in which Widmer shareholders received SEC-registered stock valued at $50 million.
We represented Bank of the Northwest in its acquisition by Pacific Northwest Bancorp in a transaction valued at $125 million in exchange for a combination of cash and SEC-registered stock.
We assisted West Coast Bancorp in acquiring a community bank valued at $25 million in exchange for a combination of cash and SEC-registered stock.
We assisted Columbia Banking System, Inc., in acquiring a community bank valued at $60 million in exchange for a combination of cash and SEC-registered stock.
We assisted Barrett Business Services, Inc., in a $33 million follow-on underwritten offering of common stock.
We represented privately held Energy Connect, Inc., in its acquisition by Microfield Group, Inc., in exchange for restricted shares, common stock purchase warrants, and employee options with a total value in excess of $100 million.
We assisted publicly-held Sonus Corp. in its acquisition by the U.S. subsidiary of an Italian public company for $40 million in cash.
We regularly update our publicly traded clients on recent changes to SEC regulations, and help prepare proxy statements and periodic reports to comply with the changes.