Company Transaction Location Size Industry Type
California Amforge Sale to Wynnchurch Capital   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
University Swaging Sale to Primus International   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Metal Form Sale to Atlantic Equity Partners   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Bumstead Manufacturing Sale to Rhone Capital   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Northrop Grumman Electro-Optical Systems Sale to L-3 Communications   175 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Northrop Grumman Ruggedized Displays Sale to L-3 Communications   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Northrop Grumman Electron Devices Sale to L-3 Communications   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Boeing Ordnance Systems Sale to Alliant Techsystems   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Boeing Corinth Wiring & Wire-Harnesses Sale to Snecma/Labinal   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Boeing Spokane Aircraft Component Fabrication Sale to Triumph Group   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Case Farms Collective Debt capital raise   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise -- debt
Canndescent Series C Preferred capital raise    27.5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise -- equity
Berkshire Manufactured Products Sale to Whitcraft Group   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
FMH Aerospace Corp. Sale to Industrial Growth Partners   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Alloy Processing Sale to Precision Castparts Corp.   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
American Handforge Sale to Precision Castparts Corp.   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- sell-side
Jet Airways Sublease of 4x 777's to Turkish Airlines    500 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Operating lease authorization
Kastamonu Integrated Wood Industry Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE gas turbine generate set    15 Industrial Loan guarantee
Abener Energia Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE gas turbine generator sets   79 Industry Loan guarantee
Japaul Oil & Maritime Services Loan guarantee for acquisition of DSC dredging equipment   7 Industrial Loan guarantee
ICBC Leasing Loan guarantee for acquisition of Hawker Beechcraft aircraft    78 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Gol Linhas Aereas Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft    195 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Pegasus Airlines Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft   451 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
TAAG Angola Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft   256 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Kazakhstan Temir Zholy Loan guarantee for acquisition of GE locomotives   424 Industrial Loan guarantee
Biman Bangladesh Loan guarantee for acuisition of Boeing aircraft   261 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Ryanair Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft   849 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
EgyptAir Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft   225 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Air India Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft    970 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Air India Loan guarantee for acquisition of Boeing aircraft    2,100 Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Loan guarantee
Icelease Equity raise for programmatic acquisition of aircraft assets   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Capital raise -- equity
Ocean Group Construction Debt capital raise for programmatic acquisition of residential real estate   ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise -- debt
Halcyon Aviation Capital Equity capital raise for programmatic acquisition of aircraft engines   ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space Capital raise -- equity
El Sol Foods Sale to Cacique   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
eegee's Sale to 39 North Capital   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
Pastime Foods Equity financing   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise -- equity
Pastime Foods Debt financing   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise -- debt
LegacyShield Equity financing   ND Business Services Capital raise -- equity
LegacyShield Debt financing   ND Business Services Capital raise -- debt
Winchell's Donut Houses Sale by Shato Holdings to Yum Yum Donuts    ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
Vinland Energy Senior debt financing   35.0 Energy Capital raise -- senior debt
Vinland Energy Acquisition of Appalachian assets from Chesapeake Energy   52.0 Energy M&A -- buy-side
US Facilities Hostile defense   86.0 Financial Institutions Hostile defense
Unitive, Inc. Sale to Amkor Technologies    116.2 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
Tumbleweed Communications Acquisition of ValiCert   13.6 Technology/Communications M&A -- buy-side
Times Mirror Company Strategic recapitalization   1,200.0 Media/Entertainment Recapitalization
Thomas H. Lee Minority investment in Fidelity Information Services leveraged recap   250.0 Business Services M&A -- minority investment
Texas Pacific Group Minority investment in Fidelity Information Services leveraged recap   250.0 Business Services M&A -- minority investment
TeleTech Holdings Acquisition of Newgen Results Corporation   191.9 Technology/Communications M&A -- buy-side
Synergy Group Sale to NorthWestern Growth and Empire Gas   ND Energy M&A -- sell-side
Stratex Networks Merger with Harris   561.9 Technology/Communications M&A -- merger of equals
Santa Barbara Restaurant Group Sale of La Salsa, Green Burrito and Timberlodge to CKE Restaurants   65.0 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
Roberts Pharmaceutical Secondary public stock offering    91.3 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise -- equity
RJR Nabisco Hostile defense against Carl Icahn   20,270.1 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Hostile defense
Riverside Forest Products Hostile defense / sale to Tolko Industries   404.1 Metals and Mining / Natural Resources Hostile transaction -- M&A sell-side
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia Sale of Brazilian polyester nonwovens operations to BBA Group    ND Industrial M&A -- sell-side
Rhône Poulenc / Rhodia Sale of Brazilian polyester film operations to Rhone Partners    ND Industrial M&A -- sell-side
Rental Services Corp. Sale to Atlas Copco   1,630.0 Business Services M&A -- sell-side
Quadrem Formation of worldwide mining & metals B2B exchange    ND Metals and Mining / Natural Resources M&A -- JV
Pulmuone Holdings Acquisition of Monterey Gourmet Foods    45.8 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- buy-side
Primadonna Resorts Sale to MGM Grand   499.4 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A -- sell-side
PETCO Acquisition of 19.9% stake in Petopia.com   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- minority investment
PayPal IPO (co-advisor)   1,200.0 Technology/Communications IPO
Optical Communications Products Sale by Furukawa Electric to Oplink Communications    187.8 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
Occidental Petroleum Sale of remaining 29.2% stake in CanOxy    829.3 Energy M&A -- sell-side
Occidental Petroleum Acquisition of 29.5% stake in Equistar Chemicals   500.0 Industrial M&A -- JV / minority investment
NorthWestern Corporation Strategic advice / shareholder relations / restructuring   ND Energy Restructuring
NetBank Buy-side and sell-side M&A / JV   ND Financial Institutions M&A -- JV
NationsBank Merger of NCNB and C&S-Sovran to form NationsBank   4,300.0 Financial Institutions M&A -- merger of equals
Mobile Data Solutions Sale to @Road    86.0 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
LTK Wiring Co. Ltd. Sale to Belden    195.0 Industrial M&A -- sell-side
LodgeNet Entertainment Acquisition of OnCommand from Liberty Media   380.0 Media/Entertainment M&A -- buy-side
Keith Companies Sale to Stantec    196.0 Business Services M&A -- sell-side
JNI Corp. Sale to Applied Micro Circuits   190.0 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
Jefferson Smurfit Corp. Acquisition of Stone Container   2,000.0 Industrial M&A -- buy-side
Hunan Valin Steel Tube and Wire Co. Ltd. Sale of 37% interest to Mittal Steel Company NV    338.0 Industrial M&A -- JV
Herbalife Going private transaction / Whitney and Golden Gate   685.0 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- going private
Harrah's Sale of Australian assets -- including Star City Sydney -- to TabCorp    ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A -- sell-side
Harrah's Acquisition of Players International   425.0 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A -- buy-side
Harrah's Senior debt financing   500.0 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise -- senior debt
Harrah's Acquisition of Showboat   1,200.0 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming M&A -- buy-side
Greenbrier Companies Adoption of shareholder rights plan   ND Industrial Shareholder rights plan
Greenbrier Companies Secondary public stock offering   137.0 Industrial Capital raise -- equity
Greenbrier Companies Senior debt financing   175.0 Industrial Capital raise -- senior debt
Greenbrier Companies Acquisition of Meridian Rail from Olympus Partners   227.5 Industrial M&A -- buy-side
Fresh Express Sale to Performance Food Group   302.6 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
Freeman Spogli Sale of Buttrey Food & Drug to Albertson's   174.0 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
FLOJET Sale to ITT   141.0 Industrial M&A -- sell-side
Fidelity National Financial Acquisition of Eastern Software   ND Business Services M&A -- buy-side
Fidelity National Financial Acquisition of EFD / eFunds   1,800.0 Financial Institutions M&A -- buy-side
Fidelity National Financial Sale of assets to Fidelity National Title   1,200.0 Financial Institutions M&A -- sell-side
Fidelity National Financial Recapitalization with TH Lee and Texas Pacific Group   3,300.0 Financial Institutions Recapitalization
Fidelity National Financial Restructuring / merger with FIS   8,000.0 Business Services Restructuring
Fidelity National Financial Acquisition of Chicago Title   1,300.8 Financial Institutions M&A -- buy-side
Fidelity National Financial Acquisition of Certegy   2,600.0 Business Services M&A -- buy-side
Expanets Sale to Avaya   152.0 Technology/Communications Restructuring / M&A -- sell-side
Esprit de Corp. Sale to Esprit Holdings Ltd.    ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
Elf Atochem Acquisition of Findley Adhesives    ND Industrial M&A -- buy-side
Ek Chor China Motorcycle Co. Going private transaction by C.P. Pokphand    28.0 Industrial M&A -- going private
Eidos plc Acquisition of a minority stake in Maximum Holdings    28.0 Media/Entertainment M&A -- minority investment
Destec Energy Sale of Dow Chemical publicly traded IPP subsidiary to NGC and AES   807.0 Energy
COTCO Luminant Device Ltd. Sale to Cree    200.0 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
Corporate Express Sale to Buhrmann NV    2,300.0 Business Services M&A -- sell-side
Copley Press Acquisition of the Canton Repository from Thomson Newspapers   ND Media/Entertainment M&A -- buy-side
Copley Press Acquisition of Ohio assets from Thomson Newspapers / Journal   ND Media/Entertainment M&A -- buy-side
Chrysler Sale of Acustar Electrical Wiring Division to Yazaki    ND Industrial M&A -- sell-side
Chandler Trusts Sale of Times Mirror to Tribune   6,460.0 Media/Entertainment M&A -- sell-side
Central Pacific Financial Secondary public stock offering   68.0 Financial Institutions Capital raise -- equity
Central Pacific Financial Hostile acquisition of Citybanc Bancshare   432.5 Financial Institutions Hostile transaction -- M&A buy-side
Burlington Resources Acquisition of majority interest in Permian Basin Royalty Trust   134.0 Energy M&A -- buy-side
Brentwood Associates Sale of Graphic Controls to Bessemer   Industrial M&A -- sell-side
Benesse Corporation Minority squeeze-out of Berlitz International    337.0 Other M&A -- buy-side
Atom Films Sale to shockwave.com   ND Media/Entertainment M&A -- sell-side
AT&T / Lucent Technologies Sale of Paradyne to Texas Pacific Group   175.0 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
AT&T Sale of copper cable business to Cable Systems International   ND Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side
Anam Semiconductor Proposed merger with Dongbu Electronics    ND Technology/Communications M&A -- merger of equals
AmericanWest Bank Capital raise / sale to SKBHC   180.0 Financial Institutions Restructuring / capital raise / M&A -- sell-side
American Airlines Acquisition of a minority stake in Aerolíneas Argentinas    ND Aviation/Aerospace & Defense/Space M&A -- JV / minority investment
AFC Enterprises Sale of Cinnabon to Roark Capital   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
AFC Enterprises Sale of Church's Chicken to Arcapita   390.0 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- sell-side
A.B.C. Learning Centres Acquisition of La Petite Academy    330.0 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A -- buy-side
Linx Card Capital raise   ND Business Services Capital raise -- mezz debt + warrants
Linx Card Capital raise   ND Business Services Capital raise -- senior debt
Medbox Strategic / financial advice   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
ActiveCare Series F preferred from Hillair Capital Investments and other investors   3 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - equity
Thompson National Properties Proxy contest with respect to Strategic Realty Trust (formerly TNP Strategic Retail Trust)   ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Hostile transaction -- proxy fight
Furr's Supermarkets Bankruptcy sale to Fleming Cos.   100 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Lukoil Strategic / financial advice    ND Energy Strategic advisory
Paxar Corporation Sale of International Imaging Materials business to Centre Partners   130 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Schlumberger Limited Acquisition of CellNet Data Systems out of bankruptcy    235 Technology/Communications M&A - buy-side / restructuring
Griffin Land & Nurseries Sale of Imperial SSC Nurseries Division to Olympus Partners   25 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation Acquisition of rights to the Van Heusen name in Europe and Asia from Coats Vyella plc    18 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
May's Drug Stores Strategic / financial advice   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Penn Traffic Company Strategic / financial advice   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Nordic Options Strategic / financial advice    ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Warnaco Group Financial advisor to Bank Steering Committee in bankruptcy restructuring   2,600 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Fantastic Sams Bankruptcy sale to Cheveux Acquisition   17 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Opal Concepts Bankrtupcty sale of 286 hair salons and franchise system (Pro-Cuts, Carlton International, Hair by Stewarts, Jose Eber Atelier) to Regis Corporation   10 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A sell-side / restructuring
Access Beverage Debt private placement   < 5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
Frenchtown Harbor Strategic advice   50 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Strategic advisory / restructuring
Equitable Companies Strategic advice in connection with section 1031 exchange syndication   ND Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Strategic advisory
Williams Worldwide Debt private placement   < 5 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - debt
Darden Dental Supply Debt financing   < 5 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - debt
eStyle Sale out of bankruptcy to RightStart   6 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side / restructuring
Michael Beaudry, Inc. Financial advisor in restructuring   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
CT Engineering Sale to Select Remedy Inc.   ND Business Services M&A - sell-side
PDQ Personnel Services Sale to Select Remedy Inc.   ND Business Services M&A - sell-side
Indalex Holdings Finance Financial advisor to creditors in restructuring   1,600 Industrial Restructuring
ProLink Solutions Financial advisor in restructuring   ND Technology/Communications Restructuring / valuation opinion
Long Needle Entertainment Debt financing   < 5 Media/Entertinament Capital raise - debt
Mañana Media Inc. Acquisition of Latin Mex, Inc.    < 5 Media/Entertainment M&A - buy-side
Great American Marketing Sale to Howard Berger Company   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - sell-side
Bear Stearns Strategic / financial advice   ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Downey Savings Strategic / financial advice   ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
IMPAC Mortgage Holdings Strategic / financial advice   ND Financial Institutions Strategic Advisory
Symark Software Sale of company to Insight Venture Partners   ND Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Schering AG Strategic advice in connection with Biotech division    ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic Advisory
RedSky Technologies Follow-on equity private placement   < 5 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
RedSky Technologies Equity private placement - Series A round   < 5 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
MX Logic Equity private placement   10 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Clear Technology Equity private placement   10 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
eFashion Solutions Equity private placement   ND Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Rapidform (INUS Technologies) Sale to 3D Systems    35 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
NetBank Equity offering   129 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Clark/Bardes Holdings IPO   36 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
ORIX Corporation Sale of U.S. specialty finance business    ND Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Wit Capital IPO   100 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
NetBank Convertible subordinated notes offering   115 Financial Institutions Capital raise - debt
NetBank Equity offering   100 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Goldman Sachs Group IPO   3,700 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
City National Corporation Acquisition of The Pacific Bank   145 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Wells Fargo & Company Acquisition of Ragen MacKenzie Group   299 Financial Institutions M&A - buy-side
Rock Financial Corporation Sale to Intuit   330 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company Sale of Phoenix's life reinsurance operation to GE Capital   ND Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Company Sale of American Phoenix Corporation to Hilb, Rogal & Hamilton Company   100 Financial Institutions M&A - sell-side
Exult, Inc. IPO   60 Business Services Capital raise - equity
Resources Connection IPO   109 Business Services Capital raise - equity
Equifax Spin-off of Certegy   2,000 Business Services Spin-off
UCBH Holdings Strategic / financial advice   ND Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
Aames Financial Financial advisor in restructuring   ND Financial Institutions Restructuring
LeapFrog Enterprises IPO   112 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Capital raise - equity
Collateral Therapeutics Sale to Schering AG    161 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
ALARIS Medical Systems Financial advisor in restructuring   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
Transworld Information Services Sale to Teledata Informatics    7 Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Perseus Development Corp. Merger with WebSurveyor and sale to Austin Ventures   ND Technology/Communications M&A - sell-side
Apex Learning Financial advisor in restructuring   ND Technology/Communications Restructuring
Zaiq Technologies Restructuring and sale to Patni Computer Systems Limited    < 5 Technology / Communications Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Ronco Corporation Sale in bankruptcy   40 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Windsor Vineyards Acquisition of orphan asset of Foster's Wine Group    15 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food M&A - buy-side
Axium International Sale of assets in bankruptcy   200 Business Services Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Eurodesign Holdings Distressed sale and restructuring   15 Industrial Restructuring / M&A - sell-side
Nurserymen's Exchange Financial advisor in restructuring   20 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Uno Restaurant Holdings Financial advisor to bondholders   150 Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Restructuring
Westwood One Financial advisor to equity holder (The Gores Group) in restructuring   250 Media/Entertainment Restructuring
Alpha Media Group Financial advisor to senior lenders in restructuring and recapitalization of Maxim magazine   180 Media/Entertainment Restructuring
Station Casinos Financial advisor to equity holder (Colony Capital) in connection with in-court bankruptcy restructuring   9,500 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Restructuring
International Aluminum Corp. Financial advisor to mezzanine leanders in restructuring   200 Industrial Restructuring
InSight Health Financial advisor to committee of bondholders in chapter 11 bankruptcy   320 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
Sirius Satellite Radio Term loan   1,750 Technology/Communications Capital raise - debt
ChoiceOne Communications IPO   164 Technology/Communications Capital raise - equity
Telecorp Senior Notes offering   450 Technology/Communications Capital raise - debt
Teledesic Proposed merger with ICO   1,500 Technology/Communications M&A
Power-One Block trade of equity   ND Industrial Block trade
Independent National Mortgage Corporation (IndyMac) Warrants and Income Redeemable Equity Securities (WIRES) offering   175 Financial Institutions Capital raise - equity
Argosy Gaming Senior Subordinated Notes offering   150 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hilton Hotels Senior Notes offering   200 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hilton Hotels Senior Notes offering   400 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Hilton Hotels Senior Notes offering   300 Real Estate/Leisure/Gaming Capital raise - debt
Diabetes and Glandular Disease Research Associates Sale (LBO) to SRI Research / KRG Capital   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Preferred Homecare Sale (LBO) of parent company Maverick Healthcare to The Halifax Group   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Pacificare Debt IPO   500 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Capital raise - debt
Allergan Spin-off of Advanced Medical Optics   585 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - spin-off
Universal Care Sale to Health Net   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Universal Care Restructuring   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Restructuring
Amil International Sale to Blue Cross of Texas   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Kyphon Acquisition of St. Francis Medical Technologies   725 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Intralase Sale to Advanced Medical Optics   808 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
ev3 Acquisition of FoxHollow Technologies   780 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Boston Scientific Evaluation of strategic alternatives for the Endosurgery Group   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
Texas Pacific Group Acquisition (LBO) of Axcan Pharma   1,300 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Boston Scientific Divestiture of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery businesses   750 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Alpharma Sale of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) to 3i Group   395 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Alpharma Hostile defense against King Pharmaceuticals   1,600 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Hostile defense
WellPoint Sale of PBM business to Express Scripts   4,700 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - sell-side
Cardinal Health Spin-off of CareFusion (clinical and medical products business)   4,700 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - spin-off
Apria Healthcare Acquisition of multiple home health services companies   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech M&A - buy-side
Sears, Roebuck & Company Sale of 50% stake in Advantis joint venture to IBM   $900 Technology/Communications M&A -- sell-side -- joint venture
Hanmi Bank Strategic alternatives   500 Financial Institutions Strategic advisory
RJR Nabisco Strategic advice    ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Pharmacy Development Corp. Strategic / financial advice   ND Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Strategic advisory
CKE Restaurants Shareholder relations / strategic advisory   ND Consumer Products/Services/Retail/Food Strategic advisory
Novartis AG Acquisition of remaining 25% of SyStemix    70 Healthcare/Pharma/Biotech Going private transaction
Carreker Corporation Sale of company to CheckFree   206 Business Services M&A - sell-side fairness opinion