Not all M&A firms are created equal.

You want to ensure you're working with a M&A professional that has your best interest in mind, the resources to support your sale and the results - both measurable and anecdotal - that prove their success. At The Firm, we're able to boast an unheard of 98% satisfaction rate, plus 160 successful deals (and counting), and deep knowledge of a wide variety of industries. If you're in the market for a mergers and acquisition professional, our helpful Scorecard can act as a reference point in evaluating which partner is going to be the best fit.

The Scorecard: Key questions to ask any potential M&A professional.

To feel confident about the sale of your business, you need to feel good about the answers you receive. Download a printable version of our Scorecard today.


In 2017-2018 we closed an industry-dominating 82 deals.

From Main Street to middle market, we have extensive experience in 21 industries.

$295 million. Buyers come to where the listings are, period. We represent 75% of business assets for sale in our home state of Nebraska, and we have grown our national and international presence to better satisfy our qualified buyers.

We boast the largest full-time staff in the Midwest. Our associates are 16 (and growing!) full-time salaried M&A professionals, not part-time agents.

More than 11,400. Our developed and qualified buyer portfolio has never been more active or more ready to purchase.

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When selecting an M&A firm, please use the following Scorecard: click here for our M&A Scorecard

The Firm is not a real estate brokerage and therefore the staff will not handle any aspect of the lease, sale or purchase of real estate.