Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney Aleida Conners Rejoins Fredrikson & Byron

September 9, 2019

Aleida Conners WebsiteAttorney Aleida Ortega Conners has rejoined Fredrikson & Byron in the Mergers & Acquisitions, Cross-Border M&A and Start Up & Rapid Growth Enterprises (SURGE) Groups.

“I enjoy partnering with clients to apply a solutions-driven approach to their complex legal issues,” says Conners.

Conners assists clients in executing domestic and cross-border merger, acquisition, divestiture, joint venture and equity investment transactions. She helps clients understand and manage the legal risks associated with their strategic transactions. She also utilizes her in-house experience to bring clients business-minded and practical legal solutions. She represents private and public companies and private equity funds in all types of business transactions, focusing her practice in the areas of venture capital, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law. In connection with these activities, she also assists clients with commercial matters regarding supply, manufacturing, sales and distribution and related agreements. She works with companies in a variety of industries, with significant experience in the food, agriculture, life sciences and manufacturing industries. She has extensive experience in multiple jurisdictions, including Latin America. From June 2018 until August 2019, she served as internal M&A counsel for Cargill, Incorporated.

Fredrikson & Byron is a 290-attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, Mankato, St. Paul, Saltillo, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. Fredrikson & Byron has a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet.” Our attorneys bring business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to work with clients, and operate as business advisors and strategic partners, as well as legal counselors. More information about the firm is available at Follow us on LinkedIn and on Twitter @FredriksonLaw.

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