Experience

Counsel to Purchaser of Software Company in Strategic Expansion

Served as counsel to purchaser of Netherlands-based software company in strategic expansion of existing suite of software products serving the residential and commercial construction industries.

Counsel to Private Equity Fund in $20 Million Equity Acquisition

Acted as counsel to a private equity fund in its $20 million equity acquisition of a company serving various large industrial and aerospace customers. The transaction involved a complicated pre-closing tax-free reorganization, donation of a minority interest in the target company to a donor-advised fund, international distribution issues, and a representations and warranties insurance policy. Helped client achieve its goal of closing and deploying allocated capital at year-end on an expedited basis.

$35 Million+ Strategic Fulfillment/Transportation Contract

Served as outside counsel responsible for $35 million+ long-term strategic fulfillment/transportation contract for international retailer.

Counsel to Financial Services Client on Strategic Alliance

Outside counsel to client in financial services sector on multiple year strategic alliance to provide suite of technology services in Asia Pacific.

Lead Outside Counsel on Long-Term Strategic Partnership

Lead outside counsel on long-term strategic partnership for provision of technology services in heavily regulated foreign payments system.

Local Counsel on Multibillion-Dollar Merger

Acted as local counsel on multibillion-dollar merger of two publicly traded international organizations.

Resolved Multinational Shareholder Dispute

Resolved a high-stakes dispute among the owners of a multinational group of companies that design, manufacture and distribute industrial equipment. The dispute involved the exercise of multiple, conflicting cross purchase provisions within governing corporate documentation as well as disputes over ownership of intellectual property and customer/vendor relationships.

Lead Counsel to Payments Processing Company

Lead counsel on successive transactions wherein client was deploying existing technology in innovative arrangements and new service lines with key business partners.

Multiple Acquisitions Support Client's Diversification Strategy

Represented a client in completing numerous acquisitions of manufacturing, distribution, construction and technology companies. These transactions ranged from several million dollars to nearly $100 million and occurred over several years. These acquisitions supported the company’s goals of diversifying its products and services offerings in its core markets as well as provided avenues for expansion into other markets.