M&A Services

 

Miller Cooper has helped businesses and owners in a variety of buying and selling situations. From due diligence audits of company books and inventory to financial projections, we provide a complete menu of services required for buying or selling a business. We have worked with buyers to provide such services as business plans and projections, due diligence on planned acquisitions and advice on potential sources of funding. We have helped sellers in such areas as preparing a business for sale and structuring a deal.

Among the services we offer:

 

Due Diligence

  • Audits of company books, financial statements and inventory
  • Checks of facilities and operational capabilities
  • Tax analysis
  • Post-closing audits and true-ups
  • Assistance in resolving disputes

Acquisitions / Buy-Side

  • Evaluation of potential targets
  • Due diligence
  • Business plans, financing/business proposals and business projections
  • Funding advice
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Assistance with deal terms and structure
  • Competitive intelligence
  • Post-close financial services
  • Technology services
  • Permanent and temporary HR assistance
  • Employee benefit plans

Sell-Side

  • Due diligence preparation
  • Business valuation preparation
  • Assessment of advantages and disadvantages of a sale
  • Assessment of the business’s value to set an appropriate price
  • Deal structuring
  • Tax matters, efficiency and state compliance
  • Earnouts, workouts and warranties
  • Working capital benchmarking