Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Ensuring that in every client relationship, we: 1) fully comprehend the client's business, short and long-term objectives, concerns, strategies and areas of exposure; 2) strive to become trusted advisors and business partners who provide responsive, efficient and effective counsel; and 3) that we provide our services in a manner so each client feels as if they are our only client.

Suite 900, 607 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20005-2018
t +1 202.508.5852
f +1 202.204.5614

Edward G. Olifer

Experience Highlights

Self tender offer by Community Financial Shares Inc.
Represented Community Financial Shares Inc. in connection with its tender offer for 9.1% of its outstanding shares of common stock. more
$51.3 million all-cash acquisition for Easthampton Savings Bank
Representing Easthampton Savings Bank, a Massachusetts chartered savings bank, and its mutual holding company parents ESB Bancorp, Inc. and ESB more
$300 million merger between First Financial Holdings, Inc. and SCBT Financial Corporation
Represented First Financial Holdings, Inc. in a merger with SCBT Financial Corporation. The $300 million transaction combines two of South Carolina’s more
Private placement and related going private transaction for First Southern Bancshares Inc.
Represented First Southern Bancshares Inc., an Alabama financial institution, in its tender offer, private placement of common stock and related more