Kevin A. Chumney

Partner

Overview

Corporate and M&A lawyer Kevin Chumney has over 20 years experience helping companies and individuals in a wide range of sophisticated corporate and M&A transactions, particularly transactions involving middle-market mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, corporate governance and securities regulation. Kevin has also negotiated complex commercial contracts and licensing arrangements. His clients, consisting of national, regional and Texas-based entities, comprise a variety of industries, including:

  • Construction and Construction Materials
  • Private equity
  • Aviation technology
  • Healthcare
  • Logistics and transportation
  • Manufacturing and distribution
  • Oil and gas services
  • Payment processing
  • Telecommunications
  • Toll avoidance solutions
  • Wind energy

Kevin offers growing companies, their founders and investors practical, strategic counsel in key areas of business law. His representation as a business lawyer has included closing private equity, venture capital and debt financings; building or selling businesses through M&A and recapitalization transactions; organizing and structuring business entities; implementing equity compensation and management succession strategies; and developing, licensing and reselling technology and other valuable intellectual property rights. As a trusted, business-minded advisor, he has helped his clients accomplish their objectives and close deals as cost-effectively as possible.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Dallas Bar Association
  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth
  • Member, Commercial Finance Association
  • Member, Texas Venture Capital Association

Honors & Awards

  • Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the field of Corporate Law (2021-2023)

Education

  • Cornell Law School (J.D. 2001)
  • The University of Memphis (B.A., magna cum laude, 1998)
    • English literature

Admissions

  • Texas (2001)

Capabilities