At Garza & Harris, we earn our clients with our proven record of success.

With an impeccable track record and a passion for representing our clients with success, Garza & Harris has secured a position among Dallas' most elite law firms specializing in complex business transactions.

Mergers And Acquisitions Transactions

  • Represented Sun Water Systems in its $25 million sale to Catterton Partners
  • Represented Hicks Broadcasting Corporation in several radio station acquisitions, dispositions, venture capital and bank financings and restructurings
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in its acquisition of the third largest Mexican orange juice processor
  • Represented Hartman Management LP in connection with a $130 million “roll-up” transaction of numerous limited partnerships into a real estate investment trust
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in strategic corporate acquisitions and divestitures, including the sale of its processed fruit division to Del Monte
  • Represented a merchant banking firm in a $15 million leveraged buy-out of a manufacturing company
  • Represented Republic Health Corporation in its divestiture of numerous hospitals
  • Represented Citigroup Ventures in its $300 million acquisition of fast-food restaurant chain
  • Represented a management group in the $300 million leverage acquisition of republic Health Corporation

Bond Counsel

  • Building Revenue Refunding Bonds $174,060,000
  • General Obligation Bonds $156,650,000
  • General Obligation Bonds $138,365,000
  • Building Revenue Bonds $ 37,840,000
  • General Obligation Bonds $ 18,725,000

Corporate Control

  • Represented Hartman Management LP in a corporate control transaction involving The Whitestone REIT
  • Represented La Quinta Motor Inns Limited Partnership in defending against an unsolicited takeover bid by Ronin Partners
  • Represented a banking institution in an unsolicited takeover bid by individual investor group
  • Represented a bidder in launching a simultaneous proxy contest and hostile tender offer to obtain control of a public company.

Corporate Finance

  • Represented Santa Fe Gold in connection with a $13 million convertible debt financing by a British Virgin Island investor
  • Represented Outdoor Promotions, LLC in connection with a $5 million investment by Noson Lowen Partners, LP
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in a public rights offering with existing shareholders
  • Represented Sabre Capital Management in connection with the institutional private placement of convertible debentures issues by public company
  • Represented InterVoice, Inc., a manufacturer of interactive voice response systems, in two secondary public offerings
  • Represented DSC Communications Corporation, a telecommunications switch manufacturer, in its $75 million convertible debt offering
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in its $14.9 million private placement of common stock to an affiliate of Soros Fund Management LLC
  • Represented NetWorth, Inc. in its $26 million initial common stock offering underwritten by Robertson, Stephens & Company and William K. Woodruff & Company Incorporated
  • Represented PawnMart, Inc. in its $6.2 million initial public offering underwritten by First London Securities Corporation
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in several international banking agreements with Rabobank (Nederland)
  • Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in its $29 million secondary common stock offering Represented The UniMark Group, Inc. in its $6.6 million initial public offering underwritten by Toluca Pacific Securities Corporation and Dillon-Gage Securities, Inc.
  • Represented Polish Telephones and Microwave Corporation in its $7 million initial common stock offering
  • Represented Smith Barney in the $21 million initial common stock offering of Amtech Corporation, a manufacturer of radio frequency electronic identification technology
  • Represented a healthcare company in its $115 million junk bond financing underwritten by Goldman Sachs and First Boston
  • Represented Smith Barney in the $32 million common stock offering of a Wolverine Exploration Company

Strategic Joint Venture

  • Represented a privately-held United States telecommunications technology provider in a strategic joint venture and technology transfer with one of the largest Chinese telecommunications companies
  • Represented an information services provider in pursuing “strategic partner” relationship with several Regional Bell Operating Companies and other potential industry partners
  • Represented an information services provider in pursuing “strategic partner” relationship with several Regional Bell Operating Companies and other potential industry partners