M. Hill Jeffries

M. Hill Jeffries: Attorney with Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP


Hill Jeffries is an Associate in the Business Practices group and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, private placements of securities, venture capital investments, and general corporate representation and advice. He has counseled clients in diverse industries, with significant representations for private equity funds and natural resources companies. Hill also assists clients in obtaining Hart-Scott-Rodino clearance from the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission.

Before joining Eversheds Sutherland (US) as an Associate, Hill served as a Summer Associate in 2011.


“I enjoy helping clients navigate the challenges associated with selling and acquiring businesses.”


Advised MSouth Equity Partners in financing acquisition of Signal Outdoor Advertising, LLC.
Represented Martin Marietta Materials in acquiring Rocky Mountain Materials & Asphalt, Inc. and Rocky Mountain Premix, Inc.
Advised Interfor Corporation in the acquisition of sawmill complexes located in the US South.
Represented Southwire in the acquisition of a $75 million cable manufacturing facility from ABB Inc. in Huntersville, North Carolina.
Represented the owner of Prime Education, Inc., a continuing medical education provider, in its sale to DW Healthcare Partners.
Represented consumer finance company LendingPoint LLC in the acquisition of San Diego-based LoanHero, Inc., a leading fintech platform for point-of-sale finance.
Represented global technology company Avnet, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Hackster, Inc.
Represented Perkins+Will, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Sink Combs Dethlefs Associates, a Denver-based architecture and design firm.
Represented SunTrust Bank in the sale of its Tallahassee-based commercial lines insurance premium finance subsidiary, Premium Assignment Corporation, to IPFS Corporation.
Represented global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will in its acquisition of Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects, a Danish architecture practice with offices in Copenhagen, Aarhus and Shanghai.
Represented Cary Street Partners in acquisition of The Breckenridge Group.
Represented AMB Client Services in acquisition of Vernon Queen.
Represented Perkins + Will in the acquisition of London-based Portland Design Associates Limited.
Represented Avnet, Inc. in its sale of software solution services assets to Sirius Computer Solutions.
Represented a leading payment processor in creating a strategic relationship with a leading electronic wallet provider to enable acceptance at several million U.S. merchant locations.
Represented architecture firm Perkins+Will, Inc. in its acquisition of Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates, a California-based transportation consultancy.
Represented BC Technical, Inc., in expanding its national operations through the acquisitions of MedX, LLC, Polaris Medical Imaging, Virtual Medical Sales and Atlas Medical Technologies of Florida.
Represented global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will in the acquisition of The Lauck Group, a leading interior architecture firm with offices in Austin, Dallas and Houston.
Represented The Forestland Group in the sale of the sawmill assets of its affiliate Anderson-Tully Lumber Company, which owns one of the largest sawmills in the United States.


Press Releases

Sutherland Represents Energy Power Partners on Acquisition of Talen Energy Renewable Unit (November 5, 2015)
HOUSTON-Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce that the firm counseled California-based Energy Power Partners in closing a purchase of the renewable energy unit of Talen Energy Corp., ...

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Corporate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Natural Resources
  • Payments & Digital Commerce
  • Private Equity
  • Securities & Corporate Governance
  • Timber & Forest Products

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of Virginia, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa
Law School Attended:
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., Senior Editorial Board, Virginia Law and Business Review
Year of First Admission:
2012, Georgia

Professional Activities
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Business Law Section, State Bar of Georgia
Member, Atlanta Bar Association


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