James D. Rosener, a partner in the Commercial Department of Pepper Hamilton, was quoted in the February 7, 2019 Washington Post article, "BB&T and SunTrust Will Merge to Make Nation’s Sixth Largest Bank."
"It should get approved with conditions," said Jim Rosener, a corporate finance attorney with Pepper Hamilton. "Today's not the first day the regulators have heard about the possibility."
"They are going to have to do some stuff to get there, whether it’s branch sales or other part of the business," Rosener said of the approval process. "I haven't looked at the Venn diagram, but the overlap on the customer base would have to be pretty similar."