B. Riley Financial, Inc. Completes $160 Million Acquisition of FBR & Co. 

June 1, 2017

S&C represented B. Riley Financial, Inc. in its stock for stock merger agreement to acquire FBR & Co. in a transaction valued at $160 million.

The S&C team advising B. Riley on the transaction was led by Patrick Brown, along with Matthew Barnett, Charlotte May, Ravi Mahesh and Zachary Lainer. Rebecca Coccaro and Douglas Sarro advised on executive compensation and benefits matters. Ronald Creamer and Jonathan Rhein advised on tax matters. Frederick Wertheim advised on broker-dealer matters. Adam Paris advised on litigation matters.