Tellus Equipment Solutions’ Acquisition Of Ag-Pro Texas, LLC.


Locke Lord LLP advised Ag-Pro, LLC on the deal.

Tellus Equipment Solutions, LLC (“Tellus Equipment”), a company formed specifically to become an authorized John Deere agriculture and turf dealer, announced that it has closed on the acquisition of Ag-Pro Texas, LLC. The acquisition includes all of Ag-Pro Texas’ 21 full-service dealership locations in central and south Texas.

Tellus Equipment Solutions, LLC (“Tellus”), headquartered in Katy, Texas, is a family-owned authorized John Deere Agriculture and Turf dealer. Tellus provides equipment, parts and service to farmers, ranchers, homeowners, and commercial businesses in its authorized territory in central and south Texas.

Ag-Pro Companies was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Boston, GA. Ag-Pro is now the largest privately-owned John Deere dealership in North America offering a complete line of lawn and garden equipment, small tractors, agricultural equipment and construction worksite products.

A Locke Lord team was led by Henry Benton and Jack Jacobsen (Picture), Mark Backofen, Will Becker, Van Jolas, Geoff Polma, Susan Rainey, Kim Williams, Richard Franchek, David Allen, Joe Carmical, Sally Cooper, Jennifer McCoy, Sahil Nooruddin and Laura L. Ferguson.

Involved fees earner: David Allen – Locke Lord; Mark Backofen – Locke Lord; Will Becker – Locke Lord; Henry Benton – Locke Lord; Joe Carmical – Locke Lord; Sally Cooper – Locke Lord; Laura Ferguson – Locke Lord; Richard Franchek – Locke Lord; Jack Jacobsen – Locke Lord; Van Jolas – Locke Lord; Jennifer McCoy – Locke Lord; Sahil Nooruddin – Locke Lord; Geoffrey Polma – Locke Lord; Susan Rainey – Locke Lord; Kimberly Williams – Locke Lord;

Law Firms: Locke Lord;

Clients: Ag-Pro, LLC;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti