Farella Braun + Martel Advises on Sale of Clos Pegase Winery

August 20, 2013 Announcement

SAN FRANCISCO/ST. HELENA, August 20, 2013: Farella Braun + Martel LLP represented Clos Pegase Winery, Inc., and sole shareholder Jan Shrem, in its sale to Vintage Wine Estates (VWE).


Clos Pegase is known for its iconic architecture and art collection, as well as its wines. The transaction includes the winery and surrounding land at Clos Pegase, as well as vineyard land at nearby Los Carneros vineyards. Santa Rosa-based VWE has a collection of brands, including Girard Napa Valley, Windsor Sonoma Winery, Cartlidge & Browne and Cosentino Winery.


The Farella team was led by Partner Frank Farella and included Partners Karen Yuen and Said Kordestani.


Farella Braun + Martel represents clients throughout the United States and abroad in sophisticated business transactions and complex commercial, civil and criminal litigation. Farella lawyers are known for their imaginative legal solutions, dynamism and intellectual creativity. With an unwavering service ethic and interdisciplinary team approach, the firm is committed to advancing clients' objectives in the most effective, coordinated and efficient manner. Founded in 1962, Farella is headquartered in San Francisco and maintains an office in the Napa Valley focused on the wine industry.



Cheryl Loof

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

415.954.4433 / [email protected]