Adam Wickens
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Adam Wickens

Associate
wickens.adam@dorsey.com

Overview

ADAM HELPS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE CLIENTS REALIZE THEIR BUSINESS GOALS THROUGH CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS SUCH AS MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS AND DEBT AND EQUITY OFFERINGS.

Adam works closely with both buyers and sellers to complete complex transactions in industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, mining, pharmaceuticals and software services.

Adam also advises public company clients with regard to Exchange Act filings and corporate governance.

Education & Admissions

University of St. Thomas School of Law (J.D., 2015), summa cum laude; St. Thomas Law Journal (Articles Editor)

Washington State University (M.A., Philosophy, 2010)

Bethel Theological Seminary (M.A., Theological Studies, 2008)

Montana State University, Billings (B.S., Sociology, 2004), magna cum laude

Admissions

  • Minnesota

Experience

Representative Experience

  • Represented Lifetouch Inc. in its sale to Shutterfly, Inc. for $825 million
  • Represented Vascular Solutions, Inc. in its sale to Teleflex Incorporated for $1 billion
  • Represented AmeriPride Services, Inc. in its sale to Aramark for $1 billion
  • Represented Restaurant Brands International Inc. as local counsel in its strategic acquisition of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. for $1.8 billion
  • Represented Reeher LLC in its sale to Blackbaud, Inc.
  • Represented Digi International Inc. in its strategic acquisition of two wireless temperature monitoring companies
  • Represented UnitedHealth Group in its acquisitions of strategic targets, including physician practice groups, third party administrators and a medical transportation services provider
  • Represented AmesburyTruth in its strategic acquisitions of Ashland Hardware and The Bilco Company
  • Represented Cretex Companies, Inc. in its strategic acquisition of Quality Tech Services
  • Represented Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited in connection with its acquisition of Bio-Pharm, Inc.
  • Represented a regional provider of retail and specialty pharmacy services in its sale to CVS Health 
  • Represented Bird & Cronin, Inc. in the sale of its assets to Dynatronics Corporation
  • Represented West Liberty Foods, L.LC. in its acquisition of free range poultry assets
  • Represented Best Buy Co., Inc. in its offering of $500,000,000 4.450% Notes due 2028 issued in September 2018
  • Represented Carlisle Companies Incorporated the offering of $400 million 3.50% Notes due 2024 and $600 million 3.75% Notes due 2027 issued in November 2017
  • Represented BMO Capital Markets as lead underwriter for Golden Star Resources in its $34.5 million equity financing offering in 2016
  • Represented BMO Capital Markets as the initial purchaser for Golden Star Resources in its $65 million convertible debenture offering in 2016
  • Represented BMO Capital Markets in At-the-Market offerings by Couer Mining, Inc. in 2016
  • Represented Vista Gold in connection with its $17.3 million Equity Offering in 2016
  • Represented Golden Queen Mining Company in connection with its $16.1 million Equity Financing in 2016

News & Resources

Industries & Practices

  • Capital Markets
  • Closely Held Businesses
  • Cooperative Law
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Emerging Companies
  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Healthcare
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Technology

Accolades

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  • MSBA North Star Lawyer, 2016 and 2018
Adam Wickens