Cleary, McDermott take lead on dog walking app developer Wags SPAC merger – Reuters

The SPAC is led by previous Kellogg executive Paul Norman and co-chief executive officers Jonah Raskas and Mark Grundman.SPACs raise funds through initial public offerings to integrate with separately held business and take them public.Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegisterCleary mergers and acquisitions partner Charles Allen and capital markets partner Adam Brenneman are recommending Wag, according to a business statement.Wags development allows users to find services for family pet walking, animal sitting, veterinary care and training. It began accepting Dogecoin cryptocurrency payments in June.McDermott organization partners Ari Edelman and Harold Davidson are dealing with the SPAC, the company said in a statement.Edelman formerly motivated the entity on its August 2021 preliminary public offering while at Reed Smith, according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Edelman signed up with McDermott in December of last year.Read more: Pet care company Wag Labs to go public via $350 mln SPAC dealMcDermott expands capital markets team with Reed Smith hiresRegister now for FREE endless access to Reuters.comRegisterOur Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.Sierra JacksonSierra Jackson reports on legal matters in significant mergers and acquisitions, consisting of offer work, lawsuits and regulatory modifications.