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REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

Stephen L. Palmer

Mergers & Acquisitions

Represented Once Upon a Farm, PBC in its acquisition of Harvest Intelligence, Inc. d/b/a Raised Real.
Sale of FM Systems LCL d/b/a Tuition Management Systems to Nelnet Business Solutions, Inc. a division of Nelnet, Inc.
Represented Vitasoy International Holdings Limited in the sale of substantially all of the assets of Vitasoy USA, Inc. to an affiliate of Pulmuone.
Represented Advanced Instruments, Inc. in its sale to an affiliate of Windjammer Capital Investors.
Represented Bar Harbor Bankshares in its acquisition of Lake Sunapee Bank Group.
Represented Salem Five Bancorp in its acquisition of Georgetown Bancorp, Inc.
Represented Salem Five Cents Savings Bank in its purchase of Sage Bank.
Represented a large multinational pharmaceutical company in the divestiture of certain U.S. assets.
Represented ADVO, Inc. in its merger with Valassis Communications, Inc.
Represented Stonyfield Farm, Inc. in its sale to Danone.
Represented Crane Co. in its acquisition of Telequip Corporation.
Represented large public life sciences company in several acquisitions.
Represented Crane Co. in its sale of assets of Powers Process Controls Ltd. and Mark Controls Corp. to Webster Valve, Inc. and Watts Industries (Canada) Incorporated.
Represented CardScan, Inc. in its sale to Newell Rubbermaid.
Represented Leeman Labs, Inc. in its sale to Teledyne Tekmar.
Represented Crane Co. in its acquisition of Streamware Corporation.
Acquistion by Stonyfield Farm, Inc. of Brown Cow West Corp.
Represented Tea Forte in its sale to Sara Lee Corporation.
Merger of Homegrown Naturals, Inc. and Annie's Homegrown, Inc.
Acquisition by Annie's, Inc. of Fantastic Foods, Inc. and Napa Valley Kitchens, Inc.
Acquisition by Annie's, Inc. of Annie's Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a Annie's Naturals
Sale of Fantastic Foods, Inc. by Annie's, Inc. to United Natural Foods, Inc.
Represented Kettle Cuisine in its merger with affiliates of Arlon Food and Agricultural Partners, LP and Rabobank.

Public Offerings and Private Financings

Represented Annie's, Inc., in its initial public offering and listing on the NYSE and a follow-on public offering.
Represented Bar Harbor Bankshares in a private debt offering.
Multiple preferred round financings for Stonyfield Farm, Inc.
Going private transaction for Annie's Homegrown, Inc.
Private equity recapitalization of Annie's Homegrown, Inc.
Equity financing for a craft beer company.
Convertible debt and equity financings for a natural food restaurant group.

Venture Capital

Represented Once Upon a Farm, PBC, a Delaware public benefit corporation, in its Series C venture capital financing.
Venture capital financing for a beverage company.
Venture capital financing for a snack company.
Multiple venture capital financings for Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, Inc.
Multiple venture capital financings for TraceLink, Inc.
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