Jackson Walker partner Larry E. Glasgow will Co-Chair The University of Texas School of Law’s 18th Annual Mergers and Acquisitions Institute, widely regarded as the preeminent private M&A conference in the United States. In addition, Jackson Walker partner Byron F. Egan will join a panel entitled “Texas Twist in M&A: The Latest and Greatest.” Byron and his fellow panelists will cover aspects of Texas law that M&A practitioners need to be aware of when navigating Texas M&A transactions.
The conference takes place at The Ritz-Carlton in Dallas, Texas, on October 6-7, 2022.
Larry has a comprehensive corporate practice with particular emphasis in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions (on behalf of investors, issuers, and portfolio companies), venture capital, corporate governance issues, financings, joint ventures, and start-up counseling. He co-founded The University of Texas School of Law’s Mergers & Acquisitions Institute and continues as its Co-Chairman. Larry co-founded and served as a Chairman of both the ABA’s Mergers & Acquisitions Deal Trends Committee (which publishes the Deal Point Studies) and the Dallas Bar Association’s Mergers & Acquisitions Section. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at Southern Methodist University School of Law. Larry is regularly recognized in Best Lawyers in America, Texas Super Lawyers, and Best Lawyers of Dallas. He is a frequent author and speaker on corporate law topics. He is a member, and past Chairman, of the Board of Directors of The Business Council for the Arts.
Byron regularly handles business combinations of corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships, including mergers and acquisitions, purchases and sales of stock, and other equity interests, and sales and exchanges of assets. He also handles the related entity governance and structure issues. In 2020, Byron published the third edition of EGAN ON ENTITIES: Corporations, Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies in Texas, a treatise on the Texas Business Organizations Code. Byron is the only attorney to have received the Burton Award for Legal Achievement four times and is consistently recognized among the top corporate and M&A lawyers in Texas by a number of publications. Also, he was honored in 2019 as Chair Emeritus of the State Bar of Texas’ Choice, Governance & Acquisition of Entities Course, which he co-founded in 2002.