Ballard Spahr represented Pilot Air Freight, LLC, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, in the acquisition of five franchise stations in the Midwest and along the U.S.-Mexico border.

The franchises—located in Wisconsin, Texas, and Mexico—will enhance Pilot’s client-focused solutions for the automotive, health care, home furnishings, industrial products, and packaging industries. The leadership and employees of the franchises will join the Pilot organization as part of the transactions.

The Ballard Spahr team was led by Business and Transaction Partner Gregory L. Seltzer and included Partner Jonathan R. Flora and Associates Kimberly W. Klayman and Jody L. Ferris.

With more than 170 attorneys in its Business and Transactions department, Ballard Spahr works with clients of all sizes and stages of maturity to negotiate, structure, and complete transactions that improve competitive position, add value, and sustain growth.