Advised on transactions valued at more than
billion in 2017
Sard Verbinnen & Co provides strategic communications advice and services to help clients manage overall positioning and specific events affecting their reputation, business, and market value. We work on behalf of multinational corporations, smaller public and private companies, investment firms, professional services firms, educational and cultural institutions, and high-profile individuals.
Our firm is recognized for delivering thoughtful and candid strategic advice, excellent written product and tactical execution, and tireless advocacy on behalf of our clients. SVC is distinguished by our strong relationships and credibility with the media and deep understanding of the business, investment and thought leadership communities. These attributes are integral to the firm’s ability to help clients successfully manage challenging matters and communicate effectively.
Sprint and T-Mobile agreed to merge in an all-stock transaction representing an implied enterprise value of approximately $59 billion for Sprint and approximately $146 billion for the combined company.
Highlights recognized by Holmes include SVC’s work across M&A, activist defense, crisis communications and governance advisory engagements supported by expanded video, digital and social media capabilities.
SVC advised California Water Service Group on its proposal to acquire SJW Group.
Mergermarket’s 2017 league tables ranked SVC as both the #1 Global and #1 U.S. PR Advisor (by deal value and volume).
SVC has critical expertise in helping companies prepare for and communicate about a wide range of cybersecurity matters. Our team includes former cybersecurity lawyers, IT security engineers, government officials and private-sector senior executives. SVC’s communications services include everything from preparing for and responding to a live situation to post-incident recovery and litigation.