CNL Strategic Capital Acquires Majority Stake in Michigan-based ATA National Title Group

April 8, 2021

Newly formed Florida-based holding company CNL Strategic Capital acquired a majority stake in ATA National Title Group LLC, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, including Talon Title Agency.

Dave Trott, chairman of ATA National Title Group, said that all existing equity members of ATA and Talon will also participate as owners of the holding company. The management team of ATA and Talon will remain unchanged, according to the press release. Trott served two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives.

ATA has over 400 employees and 60 offices in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. In addition to ATA, the company's brands include Attorneys Title Agency, GMT Title Agency, Greco Title Agency, Midstate Title Agency, Seaver Title Agency and Talon Title Agency. According to a press release ATA completes more than 50,000 transactions per year.

"ATA's success as a premier leader in the title services industry has been achieved by our focus on world-class service and value creation opportunities,” said William Robinson Jr., ATA's CEO. “Our partnership with CNL Strategic Capital and LLSC provides our firm the resources to continue being a market-leading title services provider. I look forward to our collaboration contributing meaningfully to the continued growth of our business."

P&M Corporate Finance served as ATA National Title Group's exclusive financial advisor and investment banker for this transaction.

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