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Baker Botts Represents Texas Air Composites in Sale to Aviation Technical Services



DALLAS, December 9, 2014 – Texas Air Composites, Inc., a Fort Worth-based aerospace services firm, was sold to Aviation Technical Services, Inc. of Everett, Washington by means of an all-cash merger. The transaction was structured as a reverse triangular merger in which Texas Air Composites became a wholly-owned subsidiary of ATS. All of TAC’s outstanding bank debt was retired in connection with the transaction. ATS obtained financing for the transaction from Union Bank of California.

Baker Botts represented TAC in the transaction.

Baker Botts Lawyers/Office Involved:
Corporate: Don McDermett (Partner, Dallas); Courtney York (Partner, Dallas); Ryan Scofield (Associate, Dallas); Kevin Douglas (Associate, Dallas); Mark Johnson (Associate, Dallas)
Finance: Luke Weedon (Partner, Dallas)
Tax: Tara Lancaster (Associate, Dallas)
Environmental: Aileen Hooks (Partner, Austin)
Employment Matters: Jennifer Trulock (Partner, Dallas)
Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation: Eric Winwood (Partner, Dallas)

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