Representative Transactions



  • 2013 Vidyo, Inc. Triangle Peak Partners, Menlo Ventures, Questmark Partners, Saints Capital, and others. Technology Equity Investment LDH represented Vidyo in connection with a follow-on investment of $17.1MM by certain existing and new investors in Vidyo’s Series D round of preferred stock financing. See News Release
  • 2013 Endurance Resources Holdings Lime Rock Partners Oil & Gas Equity Investment LDH represented Endurance Resources Holdings in the restructuring and recapitalization of its operating structure and assisted the founders in securing a $100 million growth equity commitment from Lime Rock Partners, as well as conventional bank financing. See News Release
  • 2012 Ryan, LLC Thomson Reuters Professional Services Acquisition LDH represented Ryan in its acquisition of the property tax service business of Thomson Reuters. The acquisition added an estimated 600 property tax and unclaimed property professionals, making Ryan the largest global provider of property tax services. See News Release
  • 2012 Wagner Oil Company Southwest Texas Corporation Oil & Gas Acquisition LDH represented Wagner Oil Company in its acquisition of Southwest Texas Corporation.
  • 2012 Glazer’s Giglio Distributing Company Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Strategic Alliance LDH represented Glazer's in connection with its formation, together with Giglio Distributing Company, of GG Distributing to engage in wholesale beer distribution in certain markets in east Texas.
  • 2012 Ryan, LLC The TAARP Group, LLP Professional Services Acquisition LDH represented Ryan in its acquisition of the tax and penalty review practice of The TAARP Group, LLP. See News Release
  • 2012 CompressorWorks, Inc. Standard Motor Products, Inc. Manufacturing Sale LDH represented CompressorWorks, Inc. in connection with the sale of its auto compressor business to Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE: SMP). See News Release
  • 2012 Vidyo, Inc. Juniper Investments, Inc. Technology Equity Investment LDH represented Vidyo in connection with a follow-on investment by Juniper in Vidyo's Series D Round of preferred stock financing. See News Release
  • 2012 TransTex Gas Services, LP Eureka Hunter Acquisition Sub, LLC Oil & Gas Sale LDH represented TransTex in connection with the sale of its oil & gas servicing business to Eureka Hunter. See News Release
  • 2012 Glazer’s, Inc. Sunbelt Brokerage Acquisition Company, Alabama Brands Sales Corporation and Mississippi Sales Corporation Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Strategic Alliance LDH represented Glazer's in connection with the formation of Alliance Beverage Companies of Alabama and Mississippi. See News Release
  • 2012 Dr. Pepper Bottling Company of Dublin, Inc. Dr. Pepper/Seven Up, Inc. Distribution Sale LDH represented Dr. Pepper Bottling Company of Dublin in connection with the sale of certain assets to and the settlement of claims with Dr. Pepper/Seven Up. See News Release
  • 2011 Glazer’s, Inc. Halo Distributing Co. Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Glazer's in its acquisition of the beer distribution business of Halo Distributing of San Antonio. See News Release
  • 2011 Glazer’s, Inc. Natchitoches Beverage Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Glazer's in its acquisition of the beer distribution business of Natchitoches Beverage. See News Release
  • 2011 Vidyo, Inc. QuestMark Partners, Menlo Ventures, Rho Capital Partners, Star Ventures, and Four Rivers Partners Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its Series D preferred stock financing. See News Release
  • 2010 Vidyo, Inc. Silicon Valley Bank Technology Financing LDH represented Vidyo in connection with its revolving and term loan facilities with Silicon Valley Bank.
  • 2010 Glazer’s, Inc. Bolls Distributing Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Glazer's in its acquisition of the beer distribution business of Bolls Distributing. See News Release
  • 2010 Vidyo, Inc. Menlo Ventures, Rho Capital Partners, Sevin Rosen Funds, Star Ventures and Four Rivers Partners Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its Series C preferred stock financing. See News Release
  • 2010 Affiliated Computer Systems SRT Aquisition Corporation Technology Sale LDH represented Affiliated Computer Systems in the sale of Systech Integrators, an SAP custom integrator.
  • 2009 Cinco Resources, Inc. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. and Wells Fargo Energy Capital, Inc. Oil & Gas Financing LDH represented Cinco Resources in connection with its First and Second Lien credit facilities.
  • 2009 Efficient Attic Systems American Residential Services Retail Sale LDH represented Efficient Attic Systems in the sale of its home insulation business to American Residential Services.
  • 2009 Refac Optical Group TD Bank, N.A. Retail Financing LDH represented Refac Optical Group in connection with its new credit facility with TD Bank, N.A.
  • 2009 Cinco Natural Resources Corporation Dernick Resources Oil & Gas Acquisition LDH represented Cinco in its acquisition of Dernick Resources.
  • 2008 Vidyo, Inc. Menlo Ventures Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its Series B-1 preferred stock financing.
  • 2008 U.S. Vision, Inc. Luxottica Retail Acquisition LDH represented U.S. Vision in its acquisition of 156 retail optical departments located in BJ's Wholesale Clubs from Luxottica.
  • 2008 Hunt Petroleum Corporation XTO Energy Oil & Gas Merger LDH represented Hunt Petroleum as special corporate counsel. Hunt Petroleum, founded by the legendary Texas oil man H.L. Hunt in the 1920s, engaged LDH as special corporate counsel in 2007 to advise the company in considering strategic alternatives which resulted in the acquisition of the company by XTO Energy in 2008 for approximately $4 billion.
  • 2008 Vidyo, Inc. Rho Capital Partners, Sevin Rosen Funds and Star Ventures Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its Series B preferred stock financing.
  • 2007 Cinco Natural Resources Camden Resources Oil & Gas Merger LDH represented Cinco Natural Resources in its merger with Camden Resources - LDH Dallas, Texas.
  • 2007 Miller Distributing of Fort Worth Glazers Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Miller Distributing of Ft. Worth in its acquisition from the seller of rights to distribute Fat Tire beer brands in certain Texas counties.
  • 2007 Sport Supply Group, Inc. (f/k/a Collegiate Pacific Inc.) Merrill Lynch Business Financial Services Distribution Financing LDH represented Sport Supply Group in connection with its new credit facility with Merrill Lynch.
  • 2007 WaveBender, Inc. ATA ventures, Sevin Rosen Funds, ORR Partners and Star Ventures Technology Equity Investment WaveBender, a developer of omni-directional satellite antenna technology, engaged LDH to represent the company in connection with its initial venture capital fund raising efforts.
  • 2007 River Point Farms, LLC American Onion, Inc. Food Processing & Distribution Acquisition CIC Partners, LP, a Dallas based private equity firm, engaged LDH to represent its affiliate, River Point Farms, LLC, in connection with its acquisition of Oregon based American Onion, Inc. The sellers maintained a post-closing equity interest in River Point Farms, LLC.
  • 2007 Liberto Specialty Foods Vistar Corporation Food Processing & Distribution Sale Liberto Specialty Company, Inc. engaged LDH to sell its movie theater concession snack food distribution business to Denver based Vistar Corporation.
  • 2007 Andrews Distributing Company Glazers Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Andrews in its acquisition from the seller of rights to distribute Fat Tire beer brands in certain Texas counties.
  • 2007 Alliance Systems, Inc. Network Engines Technology Sale Alliance Systems, Inc., a leading provider of server appliances and computer infrastructure supporting telecommunications and enterprise communications solutions, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its sale by merger to Network Engines, Inc. (NASDAQ: NENG), a leading provider of storage and security server appliance products and services.
  • 2007 Vidyo, Inc. Rho Capital Partners, Inc., Sevin Rosen Funds and Star Ventures Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged LDH to represent it in connection with its Series B preferred stock offering.
  • 2006 Ryan, Inc. Burr Wolf LP Professional Services Acquisition Ryan again engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent the company in connection with its acquisition of the property tax services operations of Burr Wolf LP.
  • 2006 Ryan, Inc. JohnBernard, L.L.C. and JohnBernard International Canada ULC Professional Services Acquisition LDH represented Ryan, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the state and local tax practices of JohnBernard, L.L.C. and JohnBernard International Canada ULC, Canada's largest state and local tax practice.
  • 2006 Ichauway Mills, Ltd. Apex Medical Corporation Manufacturing and Distribution Sale Ichauway Mills, Ltd., a designer, marketer and distributor of various products, engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with the sale of its medical products division to Apex Medical Corporation.
  • 2006 Lancer Corporation Hoshizaki Electric Company of Japan Manufacturing Sale
  • 2005 SkinCeuticals, Inc. L'Oreal USA, Inc. Health Care/Cosmetics Sale SkinCeuticals, Inc. was represented by LDH in connection with its sale to L'Oreal USA, Inc.
  • 2005 Vidyo, Inc. Sevin Rosen Funds and Star Ventures Technology Equity Investment Vidyo, Inc., a developer of innovative software for use in video conferencing and other applications, engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with its Series A preferred stock offering.
  • 2005 Lyco Energy Corporation Enerplus Resources Fund Oil & Gas Sale Lyco Energy Corporation, a private oil and natural gas producer that operated in the ???Sleeping Giant??? project area of Montana and North Dakota, engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with its sale to Calgary, Alberta based Enerplus Resources Fund (NYSE - ERF).
  • 2005 RamQuest Software, Inc. LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. and Old Republic National Title Holding Company Technology Equity Investment RamQuest Software, Inc., a leading provider of software products to the real estate transaction industry, was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with its recapitalization lead by the two largest title insurance companies in the United States, LandAmercia and Old Republic.
  • 2004 TruLogica, Inc. Hewlett-Packard Company Technology Sale TruLogica, Inc. was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in its initial formation and early venture capital financing rounds and ultimately in connection with its sale to Hewlett-Packard Company.
  • 2004 Sivad Corporation Sovereign Yacht Company Manufacturing Acquisition LDH represented Sivad Corporation in connection with its acquisition of Sovereign Yacht Company.
  • 2004 Sport Supply Group, Inc. (f/k/a Collegiate Pacific Inc.) Kesslers Sport Shop, Inc. Retail Acquisition Sport Supply Group, Inc. (AMEX: RBI) was represented by LDH in connection with its acquisition of Indiana based Kesslers Sport Shop, Inc.
  • 2004 Truco Enterprises, Inc. Meridian Brands, Inc. Manufacturing and Distribution Equity Investment Truco Enterprises, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of snack products, was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with its recapitalization lead by Meridian Brands, Inc.
  • 2004 Baron & Budd LeBlanc & Waddell Professional Services Acquisition Baron & Budd (one of the largest toxic tort plaintiffs law firms in the United States) engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent the firm in its acquisition of LeBlanc & Waddell, a toxic tort law firm in Louisiana. [While there are many talented lawyers at Baron & Budd, it is a firm entirely of trial lawyers; Lidji Dorey & Hooper regularly represents Baron & Budd on business matters.]
  • 2004 Headwaters Incorporated Southwest Concrete Products Manufacturing Acquisition Headwaters Incorporated, a Salt Lake City, Utah based conglomerate engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with its acquisition of the concrete block producing plant operated by Southwest Concrete Products, L.P.
  • 2003 EXCO Resources Management Group EXCO Resources, Inc., Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., Ares Corporate Opportunities Fund, L.P. and Greenhill Capital Partners, L.P. Oil & Gas Acquisition The management lead buyout group engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with the acquisition of EXCO Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXCO) and going private transaction.
  • 2003 Hotels.com (f/k/a Hotels Reservations Network) InterActiveCorporation (IAC) E-Commerce Sale Lidji Dorey & Hooper represented Hotels.com in the sale of the company to InterActiveCorporation. Related Press Releases USA Interactive to Acquire Hotels.com Hotels.com Accepts $1.1 Billion Buyout Offer
  • 2003 Lyco Energy Corporation Kayne Anderson Energy Fund II, L.P. Oil & Gas Equity Investment Lyco Energy Corporation, a private oil and natural gas producer, was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with its preferred and common stock offering to Kayne Anderson Energy Fund II, L.P.
  • 2003 River Point Farms, LLC Rivergate Farms, LLC Food Processing & Distribution Acquisition CIC Partners, LP, a Dallas based private equity firm, engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent its affiliate, River Point Farms, LLC, in connection with its acquisition of Oregon based Rivergate Farms, LLC. The seller maintained a post-closing equity interest in River Point Farms, LLC.
  • 2003 Sport Supply Group, Inc. (f/k/a Collegiate Pacific Inc.) Tomark, Inc. Retail Acquisition Sport Supply Group, Inc. (AMEX: RBI) was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with its acquisition of California based Tomark, Inc.
  • 2003 Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc. Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. Food Processing & Distribution Sale LDH represented Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc., one of the largest distributors of fresh produce in the Southwest U.S., in connection with its sale to Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc.
  • 2003 U.S. Vision, Inc. Palisade Concentrated Equity Partnership, L.P. Manufacturing and Retail Sale LDH represented U.S. Vision, Inc., the owner and operator of retail optical outlets throughout the United States, in connection with its sale to Palisade Concentrated Equity Partnership, L.P.
  • 2003 U.S. Vision, Inc. Palisade Concentrated Equity Partnership, L.P. Manufacturing and Retail Sale The management lead buyout group engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with the acquisition of U.S. Vision, Inc. (Nasdaq: USV) and going private transaction.
  • 2002 Darr Equipment Company Holt Texas, Ltd., and affiliates Distribution Sale Darr Equipment Co. was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with the sale of its Texas Caterpillar Equipment dealership territory to Holt Texas, Ltd and related entities.
  • 2002 Darr Equipment Company Warren Power and Machinery, Inc. and affiliates Distribution Sale Darr Equipment Co. was represented by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in connection with the sale of its Oklahoma Caterpillar Equipment dealership territory to Warren Power & Machinery and related entities.
  • 2002 Jarrell Company Westye Group-South Central, L.P., Sub-Zero Freezer Company, Inc. & Wolf Appliance Company, LLC Distribution Sale LDH represented The Jarrell Company in connection with its sale to a group lead by two leading appliance manufacturers.
  • 2002 Andrews Distributing Company (f/k/a Miller Distributing Company of Dallas) Chris Inc Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented the company in its acquisition of Chris, Inc., a beer distributor of various brands in North Texas.
  • 2001 Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc. Fresh America Arizona, Inc. Food Processing & Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Fresh America Arizona, Inc., one of the largest wholesalers of fresh fruit and vegetables in Arizona.
  • 2001 Andrews Distributing Company (f/k/a Miller Distributing Company of Dallas) CR Goodman Companies Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition LDH represented the company in its acquisition from the seller of rights to distribute Scottish & NewCastle beer brands in certain Texas counties.
  • 2001 Hotels.com (f/k/a Hotels Reservations Network) TravelNow.com, Inc. E-Commerce Acquisition Lidji Dorey & Hooper represented its long-time client, Hotel Reservations Network, Inc., (aka Hotels.com) in connection with its acquisition of TravelNow.com, Inc.
  • 2000 Palestine Concrete Tile Company Headwaters Incorporated (f/k/a ISG Resources, Inc.) Manufacturing Sale Lidji Dorey & Hooper advised Palestine Concrete Tile Company in its sale to Headwaters Incorporated.
  • 2000 Bryce Corporation Simpro Films Corporation Manufacturing Acquisition LDH represented Bryce Corporation in its acquisition of Simpro Films Corporation's polypropylene manufacturing operations.
  • 2000 Republic Beverage Company Terk Distributing Company, Inc. Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Acquisition Republic Beverage Company was advised by Lidji Dorey & Hooper in its acquisition of Terk Distributing Company, Inc.
  • 1999 Hotels.com (f/k/a Hotels Reservations Network) USA Networks, Inc. E-Commerce Sale Hotels Reservations Network (aka Hotels.com) engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent the company in its sale to USA Networks, Inc.
  • 1999 AXCESS, Inc. Prism Video, Inc. Technology Acquisition LDH represented AXCESS, Inc. in its acquisition of Prism Video, Inc.
  • 1998 U.S. Vision, Inc. Ben Israel Optical, Inc. Retail Acquisition LDH advised U.S. Vision, Inc. in its acquisition of regional optical retailer Ben Israel Optical, Inc.
  • 1998 Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc. Arizona Tomato Company Food Processing & Distribution Acquisition LDH represented Standard Fruit & Vegetable Co., Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Arizona Tomato, LLC, the largest wholesaler of tomatoes in Arizona.
  • 1997 U.S. Vision, Inc. Public shareholders Retail Equity Investment LDH represented U.S. Vision, Inc. (Nasdaq: USVI) in connection with its initial public offering of common stock.
  • 1997 Bell Packaging Corporation Pratt Corrugated Holdings Manufacturing Sale Bell Packaging Corporation engaged Lidji Dorey & Hooper to represent it in connection with the sale of its corrugated paper manufacturing operations to Visy Industries (f/k/a Pratt Corrugated Holdings).
  • 1997 Julius Schepps Company Andrews Distributing Co. (f/k/a Miller of Dallas) Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Sale LDH represented the company in connection with the sale of its Texas beer distribution business to Andrews Distributing Co. (f/k/a Miller of Dallas).
  • 1997 Julius Schepps Company Republic Beverage Company Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Sale LDH represented the company in connection with the sale of its Texas wine and spirits distribution business to Republic Beverage Company.
  • 1997 Teknowlogy, Inc. Productivity Point International, Inc. Technology Sale LDH represented Teknowlogy, Inc. in its sale to Productivity Point International, Inc.