Nucor Corporation’s Acquisition of Corporación POK, S.A. de C.V


Haynes and Boone, LLP advised equity owners of Corporación POK, S.A. de C.V. (POK) on the deal

Founded in 1894, POK is a Mexican industrial and oilfield services precision casting foundry that is headquartered in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. It has more than 425 employees at its Guadalajara foundry and was owned and managed by members of the 3rd and 5th generation of the founder’s family.

Nucor manufactures steel and steel products, with operating facilities primarily in the U.S. and Canada. In a statement, Nucor said the transaction will enable it to broaden its current product offerings and increase sales into new and existing markets.

Haynes and Boone advised with a team including George Y. Gonzalez (Picture), Edgar Klee, Jason Habinsky, John Eldridge, Odean Volker, Alberto de la Peña, Mitchell Miller, Ken Bezozo, and Gavin George, Counsel Ed Lebow, Associates Valisa Berber-Thayer, Mauricio Reynoso, Don Shiman, Fernanda Ruizesparza, Michael Scanlon and Joel Gonzalez, and Foreign Associate Fernando Villasenor.

Involved fees earner: Valisa Berber-Thayer – Haynes and Boone; Alberto de la Peña – Haynes and Boone; John Eldridge – Haynes and Boone; Gavin George – Haynes and Boone; George Gonzalez – Haynes and Boone; Jason Habinsky – Haynes and Boone; Kenneth Bezozo – Haynes and Boone; Edgar Klee – Haynes and Boone; Edward Lebow – Haynes and Boone; Joel Gonzalez Lopez – Haynes and Boone; Mitchell Miller – Haynes and Boone; Mauricio Reynoso – Haynes and Boone; Fernanda Ruizesparza – Haynes and Boone; Michael Scanlon – Haynes and Boone; Don Shiman – Haynes and Boone; Fernando Villasenor – Haynes and Boone; Odean Volker – Haynes and Boone;

Law Firms: Haynes and Boone;

Clients: Corporación POK, S.A. de C.V. ;