Coleman Talley LLP extends congratulations to COOKSEY IRON & METAL CO INC and the Cooksey family on the successful sale of their 107-year-old business to Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE: RS). Our deal team was led by Cullen Byrne and Lake Jordan and included Darshini Nair and Kellsie Davis Ruane.

The Cooksey’s have been long-term clients of our family office services practice, led by attorney Russ Henry. We were honored to provide counsel on this transaction, leveraging our team’s extensive experience in M&A and corporate transactions.

Founded in 1917 and headquartered in Tifton, GA, COOKSEY IRON & METAL CO INC operates 3 locations in the Southeast. Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co., a leading global diversified metal solutions provider, acquired Cooksey to expand its regional presence. We’re proud to have played a role supporting Cooksey, an esteemed Georgia institution, in this milestone event.

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