B&N Names Financial and Legal Advisors
Barne's and Noble's Special Committee of the Board of Directors, which has been "assigned to evaluate strategic alternatives for the company," has selected Evercore as its financial advisor and Baker Botts L.L.P. as its legal advisor. The formation of a Special Committee was announced on October 3, after the Company disclosed expressions of interests from multiple parties, including himself. All expressions of interest or inquiries are being directed to Anthony Magro and John Kimm of Evercore.