Employee Benefits & Compensation

Employee Stock Ownership Plans


  • Representation of the largest supplier of plumbing products in New York City in connection with employee benefits and executive compensation issues and in connection with the sale of its shares to its Employee Stock Ownership Plan and the subsequent sale of the Company to a major strategic buyer. 
  • Representation of the trustee the Employee Stock Ownership Plan of a U.S. Airline in the process of major restructuring and emergence from chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. 
  • Representation of a partially ESOP-owned major worldwide supplier of paperboard products in connection with the ESOP related issues encountered throughout its reorganization under chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code. 
  • Representation of the ESOP trustee in a series of partial acquisitions of the shares of a nationally known women’s clothing designer, manufacturer and retailer.