Lawrence B. Goldstein - Gardere

Lawrence B. Goldstein

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Larry Goldstein represents private equity funds, portfolio companies of private equity funds, management-owned businesses, strategic buyers and other buyers, sellers and investors in middle market mergers and acquisitions and other financing transactions. He also serves as outside general counsel for clients in a wide variety of industries, including private equity, distribution, energy services, financial services and technology.

Larry’s clients view him as a key member of their teams, helping them analyze business opportunities and business and legal risks, and formulating solutions to enable them to successfully achieve their goals and get deals done.

Larry has served in many leadership positions at Gardere. He previously served on the partners' board, as chair of the Firm’s Corporate Practice Group and as chair of the compensation committee.

Additional Information

  • Represented Industrial Distribution Group, Inc., a leader in the design, build and management of supply chain solutions and national distributor of indirect materials, in four acquisitions including three companies focused on providing goods and services to the energy industry, and then in the subsequent sale of IDG to an affiliate of Sonepar, a global market leader in B-to-B distribution.
  • Represented BearCom Group Inc., the leading distributor of two-way radios in the US,  in its equity recapitalization with LKCM Headwater Investments.
  • Represented an Addison based mobile apps development company in its sale to the world’s largest network of advertising and marketing service companies.
  • Represent LKCM Headwater Investments a private equity fund, in its acquisition of a value-added distributor and packager of generic pharmaceutical products, and then its subsequent sale of that business to a leading healthcare private equity fund
  • Represented Blackland Group, a private equity firm focused on aerospace and defense manufacturing businesses, in its acquisition of Prikos & Becker, a company that specializes in intricate fabricated metal assembles in the aerospace industry
  • Represented LKCM Headwater Investments in connection with its investment in Ascentium Capital LLC, an independent specialty finance company that delivers flexible, small-ticket financing solutions to small businesses
    The University of Texas at AustinBA 1982The University of Texas School of LawJ.D. 1985
    Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas Anti-Defamation League

    Office Location

    2021 McKinney Avenue, Suite 1600
    Dallas, TX 75201
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Corporate Law