Allen Bertin

abertin@branscombpc.com
512.735.7800

Allen P. Bertin is a shareholder in the firm’s Business Group. Allen counsels entrepreneurs and investors in the early development stages of new business endeavors, including initial entity formation and capitalization. He also serves as outside general counsel for businesses, and represents businesses and their owners in many types of negotiated transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and aircraft purchase and sale, financing, and leasing transactions. Allen also collaborates with our tax planning group to counsel companies on entity conversion, restructuring and recapitalization transactions.

Professional

Member, Association for Corporate Growth, Central Texas Chapter
Member, Austin Bar Association
Member, Austin Young Lawyers Association
Member, State Bar of Texas

Community

Music Committee Member, MusicTechandFood.org

Representative Matters

Represented seller of Internet-based continuing education business headquartered in San Antonio
Represented partner in sale of ownership interest in Internet-based consulting business headquartered in Austin
Represented buyer in multiple acquisitions of oilfield services transportation and disposal businesses across South Texas
Represented partners in equity sale of automation and measurement services business operating in the Eagle Ford, Permian and Eaglebine basins
Represented buyer in acquisition of instrumentation support manufacturing business headquartered in Houston
Represented seller in asset sale of industrial gas and welding supply distribution business operating in South Texas
Represented owners of central Texas construction company in $14M+ sale of equity to key employee and outside investors
Represented owner of San Anonio area water supply company in sale of equity interest to private equity firm in connection with strategic growth partnership, as well as refinancing of $20M+ senior secured term load facility and new $30M+ secured line of credit to finance pipeline construction and other working capital requirements
Represented borrower in $50M+ senior secured credit facility to finance acquisition of oil and gas assets
Represented national health care services provider in overhaul of contracts covering provision of 340B pharmacy benefits management solutions to hospitals and health 
Represented multiple buyers and sellers in aircraft purchase and sale transactions
Represented multiple private businesses in structuring aircraft ownership and operation arrangements

Personal

Allen enjoys playing golf, biking, hunting, fishing, cooking, discovering new restaurants and watching live music.