Solutions & Support

Mergers & Acquisitions

Deal Flow:

We provide services for private and public companies to inform them of strategic and financial M&A opportunities.

Knowing who is buying, who is interested in selling, what opportunities are out there and who is looking for them and turning that into value-added information to act on is what we do.  Through our network of business owners, associates, intermediaries and executives we constantly mine for that information and deliver to our clients those opportunities that fit what they are looking for.


Key strategic or financial acquisitions can be an integral part of a clients business plan.  Sometimes these are the foundation for broadening market base, strengthening business through integration of vertical markets and/or a platform for entering a new market.  Our ability to understand a client’s need enable us to find the right opportunities for them.

Note:  Zumwalt, Schorr, Hecht, Lowery & Associates is not registered as a broker-dealer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and, accordingly, Zumwalt, Schorr, Hecht, Lowery & Associates will not engage in the negotiation of any proposed transaction, provide advice as to the value of any securities, or make any recommendation regarding an acquisition candidate or the purchase or sale of any securities.

Transactional Support

The structuring, acquisition, financing, expansion and sale of privately held and publicly-owned businesses. 

Introductions to providers of equity capital for emerging companies and those companies undergoing changes in ownership.

Introduction to debt providers and equity sources for capital investment. 

Structuring, financing, negotiation and consummation of leveraged and management-sponsored buy-outs, conventional business acquisitions and dispositions. 

Advice and services in structuring, negotiating and consummating joint ventures and strategic alliances.

Provided by the firm of Ira Hecht, Esq. and Ira Hecht, P.C. (click here for Bio)

Practice Areas

- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Corporate Finance and Securities
- Corporate Law

- Domestic and International Taxation
- Captive Insurance

- Computer and Internet Law

- Insurance Law

- Protection of Intellectual Property

Certified Public Accountant, New York, 1987

- State University of New York at Buffalo, New York, J.D., 1985
- University at Albany, New York, B.S. cum laude, 1982

Speaking Engagements:
Frequent lecturer on business law topics.  Lecture sponsors include,
- The American Conference Institute (ACI)
- Association of the Bar of the City of New York
- Nassau County Bar Association
- New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Weissmann Institute of International Business of Baruch College
- American Health Products Association.

- New York, 1986
- New Jersey, 1986
- Florida, 1987
- U.S. Tax Court

Strategic Services

Domestic & International Business and Joint Venture Development

We help our clients develop new markets and sales channels for their products and services.  We can help open doors to give our clients access to new opportunities in many countries.  We can look at what you do and in many cases suggest ways to create new markets and develop a plan to enter and service that market.

Project & Program Management

Our principals have experience in many industries and know and understand the necessity for a disciplined approach to every project and venture no matter it's content, scope or objective.  Our goal is to help our clients reach their objectives.  We have the experience and business management capabilities to undertake and successfully complete any domestic or international business development project or program.

If you have a project you would like us to review please submit your Executive Summary.  Click for an example of our Executive Summary format.

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