Aug. 8, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of
Patton Boggs LLP
provided legal counsel to
, on a definitive agreement outlining the terms of its acquisition by Independent Bank Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IBTX).
The merger has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies and is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2013. Operational integration is anticipated to begin during the first quarter of 2014. The acquisition is the first for Independent Bank Group since its IPO earlier this year.
shareholders will receive approximately
per share for each outstanding share of
common stock. Approximately 65 percent of the consideration is payable in cash and 35 percent is payable in shares of Independent Bank Group common stock, subject to certain adjustments.
of the firm's
office headed the Patton Boggs team. Both are members of the firm's Banking and Financial Services and M&A practice groups.
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