Leading Woodruff Sawyers M&A practice, Emily provides consultation and support to clients seeking to minimize their risks associated with merger & acquisition activity. This includes Representations and Warranties, Tax Opinion Liability and Litigation Buy-Out coverages. Emilys deal experience covers both American and European deals. Her clients are as diverse as their locations. She has worked with both strategic and private equity buyers and sellers over a wide range of transaction sizes and industries.
In 2019, Emily was named in Insurance Business America’s “Hot 100,”which lists top professionals whose contributions have helped shape the insurance industry. She is a frequent speaker and author on the topic of M&A transaction insurance, and has been featured in such publications as Bloomberg Law.
Because of the impact of coronavirus on the economy, unfortunately, many businesses will take hits that prove fatal. As such, we expect to see a greater increase in the number of distressed sales.
We have seen a variety of potential exclusions—ranging from very broad to more specific—for coronavirus, or COVID-19. We have every reason to believe exclusions will continue to be put in place on a standard basis at least for the time being. Learn more.