Seward & Kissel Advises Pet Emergency & Specialty Center of Marin in its Acquisition by Ethos Veterinary Health

June 25, 2019

On June 25, 2019, Ethos Veterinary Health (“Ethos”) announced that it had acquired Pet Emergency & Specialty Center of Marin (“PESCM”). Seward & Kissel was pleased to represent PESCM in this middle-market M&A transaction.

California-based Pet Emergency & Specialty Center of Marin was founded in 1998, and is a state-of-the-art hospital specifically designed to provide emergency and specialty care to animals. Ethos is a veterinary health company with hospitals across the U.S. providing advanced medical care for pets.

Seward & Kissel LLP ( is a leading New York law firm, originally established in 1890, offering legal advice emphasizing business, financial and commercial law and related litigation. The firm’s Business Transactions Group handles middle-market M&A, private equity, venture capital and joint venture transactions involving a wide variety of industries. The firm is ranked as Highly Regarded for Corporate/M&A by Chambers USA and is recommended by The Legal 500 in the middle-market M&A category, stating that Seward & Kissel “advises on market-leading transactions within the industries where the firm has an international reputation, namely investment management and shipping” and “also handles complex middle-market deals in the media industry and international sell-side M&A.”

The company’s press release describing this transaction can be accessed here.

For more information about Seward & Kissel’s Business Transaction Group, contact one of the BTG partners below:

  • Nick Katsanos, 212-574-1382,
  • Jim Abbott, 212-574-1226,
  • Craig Sklar, 212-574-1386,
  • Meir Grossman, 212-574-1242,
  • Gerhard Anderson, 212-574-1687,