Corporate / M&A Law

Dickinson Wright Advises on Hockey Club Acquisition

Hockey ArenaDickinson Wright is pleased to announce that it acted as legal counsel to Derian Hatcher (former NHL defenseman) and David Legwand (current NHL player with the Ottawa Senators ) in the acquisition of the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club, an Ontario Hockey League team. The Sarnia Sting Hockey Club, based in Sarnia, Ontario, has been a part of the OHL since 1994.

The Dickinson Wright team was led by John Leslie and Andrae Marrocco and was comprised of Chris Graham, Kevin Weber, and Laura Hopkinson, with the assistance of US Counsel, Thomas Hammerschmidt and Craig Hammond. Dickinson Wright provided counsel on structuring, negotiating and documenting the acquisitions transaction and on the OHL transfer application process.

See The Observer media coverage of the acquisition.

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