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counsel

(kown′sĕl) [Fr. conseil fr L. consilium, deliberation, conclusion, resolution, plan]
1. To advise, esp. officially or professionally.
2. Advice, esp. official or professional.
3. A lawyer acting as the legal representative of one of the parties in a trial.
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Citytech took counsel from Polsinelli PC and Corum Group.
Credit Suisse, RBC Capital Markets and Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Peak 10, whereas GI Partners took counsel from Paul Hastings LLP.
Hunt took counsel from Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and DLA Piper LLP.Country: USASector: Banking/Financial Services, Construction/Real EstateTarget: Centerline Holding CompanyBuyer: Hunt Companies IncType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: ClosedBuyer advisor: DLA Piper LLP, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
XPO took counsel from Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.
Clarion was advised by Dow Lohnes PLLC and Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC, whereas SQAD took counsel from Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP and Petsky Prunier LLC.Country: USASector: Business and Consumer ServicesTarget: SQAD LLCBuyer: Clarion Capital Partners LLCType: LBOStatus: ClosedBuyer advisor: Dow Lohnes PLLC, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC
Perficient took counsel from Randy Grigg on the transaction.Country: USASector: Business and Consumer Services, IT/Online ServicesTarget: CoreMatrix Systems LLCBuyer: Perficient Inc Deal size in USD: 31.5mType: Corporate acquisitionFinancing: Cash & StockStatus: ClosedBuyer advisor: Randy Grigg Comment: Deal size refers to maximum price.
Fisker took counsel from Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP and Evercore Partners Inc (NYSE:EVR).
Livingstone Partners LLP, Gateley LLP and Ernst & Young LLP advised the buyer on the deal, whereas Thomas Plant took counsel from Clearwater Corporate Finance LLP, Shakespeares Legal LLP and BDO LLP.