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Mayer Brown represents Värde Partners on $225 million acquisition of FirstCity Financial Corporation

21 December 2012
Mayer Brown, a leading global law firm, announced today that it is representing Minneapolis-based Värde Partners, Inc., a leading alternative investment fund manager, on the approximately $225 million acquisition of FirstCity Financial Corporation by certain funds managed by Värde. FirstCity is a diversified financial services company with operations dedicated primarily to distressed asset acquisitions and special situations investments.

The Mayer Brown team includes: Corporate & Securities – partners Phil Niehoff and Andrew Noreuil (both Chicago); Tax Transactions & Consulting – partner Jim Barry (Chicago); Employment & Benefits – partners Debbie Hoffman and Jim Williams (Chicago); and Antitrust & Competition – partner Scott Perlman (Washington, DC).

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    Philip J. Niehoff
    T +1 312 701 7843
    Andrew J. Noreuil
    T +1 312 701 8099
    James R. Barry
    T +1 312 701 7169
    Debra B. Hoffman
    T +1 312 701 7219
    James C. Williams
    T +1 312 701 8139
    Scott P. Perlman
    T +1 202 263 3201
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