GBQ’s transaction advisory services include all aspects of a transaction, including pre-transaction planning, opportunity evaluation, transaction execution and support and post-transaction services.

Our services include:

Our insightful, independent advice and financial opinions are based on competency, trust and collaboration by our clients who represent and/or serve as companies, shareholders, corporate boards, special committees, independent trustees and other fiduciaries.

We regularly complete engagements for the following purposes:

Pre-Transaction Planning

  • Pre-Transaction Gifting Programs
  • Pre-IPO & Cheap Stock Valuations
  • ESOP Feasibility Studies & Analyses

Opportunity Evaluation

  • Evaluating Targets or Offers
  • Exchange Ratio Analysis
  • Due Diligence

Transaction Execution & Support

  • Fairness Opinions
  • Solvency Opinions
  • ESOP Implementation


  • Purchase Price Allocation
  • Ongoing Valuations
  • Post-Transaction Disputes