Three Attorneys Named to Minnesota Power List for M&A


Lathrop GPM Partners Christopher Carlisle, Alyssa Hirschfeld and Mark Williamson have been named to the 2023 Minnesota Lawyer POWER 30 list for Mergers & Acquisitions. This list recognizes those “whose mere presence on a case signifies the stakes, who have influenced the direction of the law, whose leadership in the community is pervasive and whose respect within the bar is undeniable.”

“Congratulations to Chris, Alyssa and Mark on this well-deserved recognition,” said Cameron Garrison, Managing Partner of Lathrop GPM. “They are exemplary of the firm’s prolific M&A group, a core area of practice for the firm. Lathrop GPM clients benefit from the depth and breadth of experience our team possess.”

Carlisle advises companies in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, governance, joint ventures, and other strategic business arrangements. He provides a broad range of services to both established and emerging companies in a variety of industries, with significant client concentrations in technology, life science, agribusiness, franchise, and manufacturing.

Hirschfeld serves as co-chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions group and concentrates her practice on general corporate law transactions and mergers and acquisitions. She has represented clients in a variety of industries in mergers, acquisitions, and sales of business units.

Williamson practices in the areas of business, corporate, and securities law, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions. He is chair of the firm's Corporate & Business Practice Group. Mark has extensive experience representing business owners, public and private companies, private equity firms, and management teams in various corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private offerings, tender offers, leveraged buyouts, and debt financings.