Barb Hartung

Principal | Mergers and Acquisitions


Barb has spent over 25 years helping business sellers and business buyers achieve their goals. Before devoting her career to helping business owners sell and acquire businesses, she practiced as a CPA, and for more than 18 years was a partner with a major St. Louis law firm and national law firm.

Barb’s experience includes managing domestic and international sales for both closely held businesses, and publicly traded corporations, acting as outside general counsel to middle market companies, and serving in several law firm management roles.

This diverse experience, together with her national and international tax planning experience and her personal business ownership experience, gives her a unique insight into the financial, logistical, legal, management and emotional issues involved in business purchases and sales.

She graduated from the Washington University School of Law earning Order of the Coif and served as an adjunct professor in the Law School’s Tax LLM program. Barb is a member of the American Association of Attorney CPAs.