Experience

$80 Million Financing

Represented closely held business operating in the gaming industry with respect to an $80 million credit facility established to fund major improvements.

$55 Million Sale of Advertising Company

$55 million sale of advertising company to public company. The asset sale transaction involved the sale of rights in over 400 locations in four states, the transfer of over 1,000 advertising contracts, and the sale of two commercial buildings. The team helped the client navigate various corporate governance issues and achieve its goal of selling the business.

Multimillion-Dollar Sale of Family Pharmacy

Represented a family pharmacy that specialized in compounding, human fertility drugs and hormone replacement therapy. The buyer's tax structure required us to complete a tax-free reorganization of the client's business prior to closing. The transaction also involved complicated tax and dividend issues regarding the majority shareholder's redemption of shares in the holding company that owned the pharmacy prior to closing.

International Divestiture for Diversified Private Client

Represented diversified private company in a multimillion-dollar divestiture of its travel gear distribution business. This transaction involved lengthy negotiations with an overseas buyer and allowed our client to achieve its goal of exiting the travel gear business to further focus on its unrelated core business.

Multimillion-Dollar Deal in Client’s First International Expansion

Represented a client that heat treats metal parts for general manufacturers, including those in the automotive and aircraft industries, in its first international expansion. The deal included providing assistance with a long term supply arrangement with an European equipment manufacturer as well as a long-term facility lease and construction agreements; retaining local counsel in Mexico; setting up foreign subsidiaries and adding a new U.S. subsidiary; as well as handling associated intellectual property, real estate and tax issues.

$300,000 Million Financing

Represented closely held business in structuring its credit arrangements through a credit facility with a consortium of U.S. financial institutions and handled the private placement of debt securities with an international insurance company and its affiliates.

Multibillion-Dollar Restructuring

Led a team in the complete internal ownership restructuring of seven related enterprises which manufacture and distribute retail products throughout the U.S. having an enterprise value of $3+ billion.  Project included compliance with securities laws, three pre-merger filings with the Federal Trade Commission, 11 merger filings in four states, and complete restatements of organizational documents (articles of incorporation, bylaws and shareholders' agreement).

$300 Million Divestiture of Financial Services Company

Represented a private equity fund in a nearly $300 million divestiture of a financial services company specializing in the health care industry. This transaction involved lengthy negotiations with an NYSE-listed buyer expanding in the market, and allowed the fund to exceed is required rate of return on its investment.

Acquisitions in Health Care Field for Private Equity Fund

Represented a private equity fund in nine acquisitions of health care accounts receivables management and Medicaid eligibility companies with locations nationwide. These acquisitions involved related credit facility negotiations. As a result of these acquisitions, the private equity fund was able to achieve its roll-up strategy in the industry.