As Managing Member of GDCR Attorneys at Law, H. Scott Gregory, Jr. provides executive leadership to the firm and its daily operations while practicing the areas of business law and commercial transactions. He is a Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Preeminent® Attorney, representing the highest rating standard and greatest level of professional excellence for legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards.
J.D., Emory University, School of LawB.A., St. Andrews University Foreign Languages, Beijing Normal University
Mr. Gregory regularly advises closely held and family-owned companies with private offerings of debt and equity, mergers and acquisition, venture capital and private equity transactions, as well as general corporate and regulatory representation. He has represented international and domestic companies in healthcare, manufacturing, financial, distribution, agriculture, real estate, pharmaceutical and medical delivery and energy sectors.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Gregory served as an appellate law clerk for Justice P. Harris Hines and as Chief Legal Counsel for the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority. He has also served as a lead bank director and active investor in several startups.
B.A., St. Andrews University Foreign Languages, Beijing Normal University
Some of Mr. Gregory’s recent notable transactions include:
Successful representation of a multi-generational family business in selling to a publicly traded company for approximately $150 million in value.
Successful restructure of a family building company associated with a substantial investment of new capital.
Successful representation of a start-up healthcare technology company in transaction with large private equity firm.
Successful representation of an owner of a diagnostic medical and health physics company in a transaction with leading private equity company in the Southeast.
Successful representation of a leading advisor to independent fund boards with approximately $21 billion in multi-asset “target date” retirement funds—in connection with its potential sale to Legal & General.
Successful representation of a leading building supply company in a transaction valued at approximately $20 million.
Successful representation of owners in multiple transactions of their health care practices and pharmaceutical businesses in stock transactions in excess of $100 million in value.
Successful representation of multiple RIAs and brokerage companies in roll up transactions in excess of $100 million.
Representation of an agricultural company in developing and executing a joint alliance agreement with multiple suppliers.
Representation of the lead investor and founders in establishment and capitalization of a successful and unique craft brew company in Albany, GA.
Representation of second and third generation family owned businesses with succession, redemption and transition plans.
Representation of an agricultural company in negotiating supply agreements and asset purchase of processing facility located in the commonwealth of Virginia.
Representation of a healthcare service provider in negotiating an exclusive service agreement with General Electric.
Representation of a corporation in negotiating a six-year service agreement with a value of $20 million.
Representation of a government entity in negotiating and executing a program management agreement with a value of $26 million.
Representation of a corporation in negotiating the termination of a marketing agreement valued at $15 million.
Representation of stock purchasers in a private offering and negotiating the term sheet for a minority position in a health care company and sports good company.
Representation of corporations and individuals in restructuring debt in excess of $100 million with regards to commercial, residential development, retail and industrial projects.
Representation of an investment group in forming a holding company to own and operate a lending company in Great Britain.
Representation of companies in forming joint ventures and strategic alliances with manufacturing companies in China.
Advising corporations in the management of derivative actions brought by shareholders and members.
Advising corporations and management regarding negotiation and management of multi-million-dollar distribution agreements.