Foley Represents 1st Global in its Sale to Blucora
08 May 2019
On May 6, 2019, Blucora, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:BCOR) strategic acquisition of 1st Global, Inc. successfully closed. Blucora, a leading provider of tax-smart financial solutions, acquired the Dallas-based 1st Global, a tax-focused wealth management company with 850 independent advisors managing approximately $18 billion in total client assets and $9 billion in for-fee advisory assets, at a purchase price of $180 million. Foley Gardere represented 1st Global throughout the sales process. The Foley team was led by partners Christopher Converse and Kevin Chumney, and senior counsel Christopher Babcock, with associate Austin Poynter assisting.
21 February 2024 Deals and Wins
Foley Represents Saint Luke’s in Merger with BJC Health System
Foley & Lardner LLP represented Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City in its transaction with BJC Health System of St. Louis , officially combining as a single integrated, academic, patient-centric Missouri-based health system.
20 February 2024 Honors and Awards
Jeanne Gills Named Among 2024 Notable Women in Law by Crain’s Chicago
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Jeanne Gills was named among the 2024 Notable Women in Law by Crain’s Chicago Business.
16 February 2024 Honors and Awards
Scott Ellis Named Outstanding Diversity Champion by Houston Business Journal
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Scott Ellis is recognized by the Houston Business Journal as an Outstanding Diversity Champion as part of the publication’s 2024 Diversity in Business Awards.