Casner & Edwards

Peter I. Dunn

  • Counseled consumer packaged foods company in Series A equity financing.
  • Advised closely-held distributor in $25 million sale of its business to a strategic buyer.
  • Advised life sciences start-up in convertible note offering, board of advisors formation and equity compensation plan.
  • Represented a chain of restaurants in an investigation by the Department of Labor into claims of unpaid overtime, resulting in a favorable resolution.
  • Represented national architecture firm in succession planning from founder group to successor group.
  • Representation of private equity group in $12 million acquisition of multi-location retailer as well as associated debt and equity financing.
  • Represented successful bidder in foreclosure auction of medical device company by venture debt lender whose assets and intellectual property were acquired in bulk at a fraction of the amount owed to the lender.
  • Representation of specialty software company in $12 million preferred equity investment by a private equity firm.
  • Representation of developer in $4.5 million equity raise and $14.5 million bank borrowing for 85 unit assisted living facility.
  • Counseling a syndicate in $4.6 million Series A financing of tech company involving multiple angel groups and venture capital firms.
  • Advisor to domestic $14 million electronics design and sales firm in partnership break-up with Asian manufacturer including negotiation of long-term supply and sales representative agreements as well as purchase and sale and release documents.
  • Representation of $30 million niche software company in year-long strategic re-alignment including divestitures, acquisitions, executive recruitment and implementation of equity incentive and phantom stock plans.
  • Negotiated employment agreement and equity incentive package for CEO of $200 million PE-backed corporation.
  • Advisor to lead angel group in seed series financings of tech start-ups.