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
USA
t +1 202.508.5852
f +1 202.204.5614

Edward G. Olifer

Experience Highlights

Multiple financings by Provident Bankshares Corporation
Represented Provident Bankshares Corporation in its $64.8 million private placement of convertible preferred stock and common stock and a $50 million more
$460.1 million acquisition of FirstFed America Bancorp Inc.
Represented FirstFed America Bancorp Inc., Swansea, Massachusetts, in its $460.1 million merger with Webster Financial Corp. more
$42.4 million acquisition of Community Financial Shares, Inc. by Wintrust Financial Corporation
Served as securities counsel to Community Financial Shares, Inc., an Illinois state-chartered commercial bank, in its $42.4 million acquisition by more
$210.7 million merger between Pulaski Financial Corporation and First Busey Corporation
Served as counsel to Pulaski Financial Corporation, a retail and commercial bank in the Midwest U.S., in its merger with First Busey Corporation, a more