Corporate

Corporate

Matters

Our attorneys have a vast range of general corporate, mergers and acquisitions and securities experience that encompasses significant, complex transactions across a range of industries.

  • Represented an NYSE company in a number of acquisitions and divestitures with an enterprise value in excess of $1 billion.
  • Served as outside M&A counsel for a $4 billion publicly traded national homebuilder located in South Florida (TOUSA, Inc.). In a 13-month period, we acquired six companies for TOUSA for aggregate transaction value in excess of $500 million.
  • Represented Harleysville Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HGIC) in its $842 million acquisition by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.
  • Represent Oaktree Capital, a private equity fund with $30 billion in assets under management, in licensing matters in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and elsewhere.
  • Represented a public company that operated the largest network of integrated health and productivity management solutions in its $400 million acquisition by a pharmacy chain.
  • Represented a publicly traded health care company in a $250 million cash merger/tender offer by a public company.
  • Fast-tracked the acquisition of five regional residential homebuilders across the United States for aggregate transaction values in excess of $200 million for a major U.S. homebuilder.
  • Represented a publicly traded utility in a series of successful acquisitions of corporations and utilities, with transaction values ranging from $13 million to $178 million.
  • Represented a privately held Swiss medical device company in all aspects of its U.S. and worldwide operations, including eight strategic acquisitions across the globe and the successful sale of the company to a large public company buyer for $120 million.
  • Represented Biomed America in its $100 million-plus stock sale to Allion Healthcare.
  • Handled the acquisition of a $100 million-plus portfolio of hotel properties.
  • Represented an early stage natural resource company in a $75 million private equity investment.
  • Conducted the acquisition of two racetracks for approximately $55 million and a joint venture for these assets with a gaming company, together with $23 million in bank financing for the joint venture.
  • Guided a health care company in its successful merger with a specialized biopharmaceutical medications and services provider valued at more than $50 million.
  • Represented a regional surgical monitoring company in its sale to a large private equity firm for approximately $40 million in transaction value.
  • Represented a publicly held medical device company in a merger with a private company, including Form S-4 registration of approximately 16 million shares.
  • Represented an international specialty freight forwarding and logistics company in a series of transactions, including the acquisition of two companies in England; the formation of a joint venture in Mexico with a Brazilian company; the acquisition of three companies in Mexico; and the acquisition of a U.S. freight forwarding company for the fine arts industry. The enterprise value of these acquisitions exceeds $30 million.
  • Documented and closed a $25 million revolving line of credit to five affiliated borrowers secured by mortgages on five different properties.
  • Represented Immunicon in the $30 million sale of its assets to a Johnson & Johnson Co. affiliate.
  • Advised on the registration of more than 22 million shares of common stock on behalf of a Toronto-based issuer in connection with a PIPE transaction involving the issuance of convertible preferred shares and warrants.
  • Represented QuantumClean, a leading provider of high-purity outsourced process tool parts cleaning and restoration services, tool part life extension and process tool part optimization solutions for semiconductor fabricators, in its acquisition of the Chamber Performances Services business of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). The combination of the two businesses formed an unparalleled technological expertise and production capability with 14 cleaning centers worldwide.
  • Handled a complex $15 million public cash merger-going-private transaction involving two computer software companies.
  • Successfully represented Davis & Warshow, Inc. on a sale of its stock to Ferguson Enterprises, the largest distributor of plumbing supplies in the country.
  • Represented Moda Technology Partners, Inc. in the sale of all of its stock to Lonza, Inc., a Swiss publicly traded pharmaceutical company, in a transaction that represented more than a treblex return on investment for the venture capital and other investors in Moda.
  • Provided due diligence and represented selling franchisor for AAMCO with attached franchisees and handled the transfer of stock in the sale of the business.