Kieran B. Wheeler

Kieran B. Wheeler concentrates his practice in business and real estate law, including general corporate transactions, company formation, contract drafting, mergers and acquisitions, purchase and leases of real property, commercial and residential loan documents and financing, and asset protection.

Mr. Wheeler is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law in 2006, graduating with honors, and received a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in 2003.

A few of Kieran's concentrations are business mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate, and new company formation.

Prior to joining Rapp & Krock, PC, Mr. Wheeler was an associate at Rapp Law Firm, PC in Houston, Texas. Prior to that, Mr. Wheeler was an associate in the law firm of Thomas H. Bergman & Associates, LLC in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mr. Wheeler is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the State Bar of Ohio (inactive), the Ohio Bar Association, the Houston Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. Mr. Wheeler is admitted to practice before the Texas State Courts.

Representative Matters

  • Represented an international oil services company in the acquisition and development of an approximately 60,000 sq. ft. manufacturing and production facility.
  • Represented an iconic local restaurant in corporate restructuring and the acquisition and leasing of real property for expansion.
  • Advised and represented a client in the acquisition, restructuring, and aggregation of multiple industrial manufacturing and service companies.
  • Represented a client in the corporate restructuring and sale of four related oilfield services companies, in a transaction valued in excess of $14 million at closing.
  • Advised and represented a client in the formation of a new business and the acquisition of multiple franchises.
  • Advised and represented a technical software company in its corporate restructuring, software license agreements, and service agreements, to consolidate and protect its intellectual property.
  • Represented a client in the acquisition and private lender financing of an island development, in a transaction valued in excess of $20 million at closing.
  • Advised and represented a minority shareholder in an “oppressed shareholder” dispute resulting in a negotiated buyout of his equity.
  • Advised and represented a client in several multi-million dollar private placements of corporate securities (exempt offerings) for investments in real estate, manufacturing interests, and manufacturing/distribution interests.