Mergers & Acquisitions

 
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Robert V. Condon III Partner (212) 660-3049 vCard
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Christopher C. Curtis Partner (617) 338-2839 vCard
Joseph B. Darby III Partner (617) 338-2985 vCard
Michael M. Davis Partner (617) 338-2848 vCard
Paul W. Decker Counsel (617) 338-2478 vCard
Steven P. Eichel Partner (617) 338-2920 vCard
Martin A. Etcheverry Of Counsel (617) 338-2419 vCard
Brian E. Hammell Associate (617) 338-2462 vCard
William C. Hanson Associate (617) 338-2983 vCard
Oded Har-Even Counsel / Managing Director (212) 660-5002 vCard
Jon M. Jenkins Partner (212) 660-3016 vCard
David H. Kaplan Of Counsel (617) 338-2856 vCard
Merrill L. Kramer Of Counsel (202) 775-1224 vCard
Matthew E. Lane Associate (617) 338-2896 vCard
Natalie S. Lederman Associate (212) 660-3039 vCard
William A. Levine Partner (617) 338-2921 vCard
Karen L. Linsley Partner (617) 338-2871 vCard
Andrea Matos Associate (617) 338-2409 vCard
David J. McLaughlin Counsel (617) 338-2833 vCard
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Jeffrey B. Morlend Associate (617) 338-2818 vCard
David J. Nagle Partner (617) 338-2873 vCard
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Duncan T. O'Brien Partner (617) 338-2949 vCard
Ameek Ashok Ponda Partner (617) 338-2443 vCard
Lewis N. Segall Partner (617) 338-2807 vCard
Douglas S. Stransky Partner (617) 338-2437 vCard
Michael J. Student Counsel (212) 660-3065 vCard
Joel S. Telpner Partner (212) 660-3015 vCard
Carol G. Wolff Partner (617) 338-2877 vCard

Sullivan & Worcester’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group represents companies and investors across a broad spectrum of industries in connection with business combination and collaboration transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs, buyouts, co-investments, joint ventures, restructurings and recapitalizations, strategic alliances and other corporate transactions. For public corporations, private companies, private equity investors and their portfolio companies, family owned businesses and start-ups alike, we have handled countless transactions ranging from the straightforward to the highly complex. Our lawyers bring the sophistication and experience necessary to navigate high-stakes transactions, as well as the complexities of cross-border investments.

To ensure deals are managed efficiently, our team leaders collaborate with clients and their in-house legal departments to deploy the resources of the firm most effectively in light of the client’s objectives and budget goals and the risk-profile of the deal. Our team-lead approach fosters continuity in the working relationship and helps establish at the outset clear workstreams and project management solutions to move the deal through closing. To help control costs, we work with clients to make smart decisions about when to rely on the client’s in-house capabilities and where to leverage our more specialized practices, including tax, finance, real estate, capital markets, intellectual property, employment, environmental, bankruptcy and litigation.

Representative Client Work

  • Represented Atlantra (f/k/a as N+1 Group), a publicly traded investment bank headquartered in Spain, in its acquisition of C.W. Downer & Co., a Boston-based, independent, global investment bank; this transaction won "Cross-Border Deal of the Year" (Over $25 million-$50 million) from The M&A Advisor at the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala
  • Represented Iron Mountain Incorporated, a storage and information management company, in a number of transactions, including its acquisition of Cornerstone Records Management; its contemplated disposition of assets in the United States and Canada required by its acquisition of Recall Holdings Limited; and its $380 million sale of its online backup and recovery, digital archiving and e-discovery business to Autonomy Corporation
  • Represented Ocean Harbor Insurance Group, an insurance holding company, in its $134 million sale of the Zephyr Insurance group of companies, a Hawaii-based specialty insurer, to Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc., of Florida
  • Advised InSite Wireless Group, one of the largest privately owned tower and wireless infrastructure companies in the United States, in transactions related to the $280 million sale of a 42.5% equity interest in the company to Macquarie Infrastructure Partners III, including structuring the investment for REIT compliance, as well as amending a credit facility
  • Represented Challengeme Esports GmbH (CME), a provider of one of the most sophisticated eSport matchmaking and tournament platforms, in its acquisition of US-based platform provider, eSports Hero Inc. Also advised CME in connection with a strategic investment in the company by eSports Mogul (ESM), an ASX-listed eSports media company, as well as a multi-year licensing agreement with ESM for the Asia-Pacific region
  • Represented GreenBytes, Inc., a Rhode Island based provider of data compression and management technology with domain expertise in the areas of deduplication, replication, and virtualization, in its sale to Oracle Corporation
  • Represented Late July Snacks LLC, a leader in organic and non-GMO snacks, in the sale of 80% of its equity interests to Snyder’s-Lance, Inc., a publicly traded snack foods company
  • Represented York Capital Management, an employee-owned hedge fund sponsor and its subsidiary, Entropy Investment Management, a specialty energy investment and management company, in the $50 million sale of two anaerobic digester facilities