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Kutak Rock Attorneys Advise Bear State Financial in $391 Million Intra-State Bank Merger

News | April 23, 2018


Kutak Rock advised Bear State Financial, Inc., parent company of Bear State Bank, in connection with its merger with Arvest Bank. The merger closed Friday, April 20, 2018 for a total consideration of approximately $391 million, representing one of the largest intra-state bank mergers in Arkansas history. A copy of Arvest’s press release can be viewed here.

The Kutak Rock corporate team was led by partner David McDaniel with assistance from partners Geoffrey Neal and Michelle Ueding.  Also assisting were associates Landon Reeves, Nicholas Alvarez and Sevawn Foster.