Represented Beachbody, LLC, a leading marketer of health and fitness programs and products (i.e., P90X, Insanity), in the growth capital investment by LNK Partners.
Represented Sony Corporation of America in its acquisition of Micronics, Inc., a developer of near patient point of care devices for disease diagnosis and treatment monitoring.
Represented seller of a 78% equity position in a physician-owned 782 bed full-service hospital in Houston.
Represented Flagship Credit Corporation, an automotive finance business, in the closing of a $500 million credit facility.
Represented the owners and operators of the American Hockey League member club, Philadelphia Phantoms, in its sale to a new AHL member club.
Represented a leading online media retail company, in the sale of a 70% interest to HIG Ventures for $40 million.
Represented Ovations Food Services, LP, an affiliate of Comcast Spectacor, in a $30 million financing from PNC Bank.
Serves as production counsel for the Animal Planet hit television show, Tanked.
Served as production counsel for "Restaurant: Impossible," the highest rated show on the Food Network.
Represented Grammy-award winning Ivory Productions in litigation in LA Superior Court. After a protracted trial, we successfully defended our client in a significant breach of contract and declaratory judgment action, and prevailed on a claim for over $400,000 in counsel fees.
Represented Broad River I, L.P., in connection with a cross border $25 million asset purchase from German-based funds HSC US Leben Select I GmbH & Co. KK and HSC Optivia USA II GmbH Co, KG.
Represented Founder Capital Markets USA Inc. in their multi-year distribution agreement for USA baby formula into China.
Represented ARK Partners LLC, in the Belgium and Germany/U.S. purchase of a horse in Europe for delivery in the U.S.
Represented Shenbeauty, LLC., in the UK Investment in U.S. Retail Formation of Company and Lease.
Represented nursing homes in New Jersey and Florida in asset sale of facilities.
Represented a leading privately held health care marketing agency in its $65 million sale to a NASDAQ listed competitor.
Represented a newly formed real estate limited partnership in a $100 million syndication of limited partnership interests.
Represented Industry Brains, Inc., an online marketing organization, in its $30 million merger with NASADQ listed Marchex Inc.
Represented Triad Digital, LLC, a leading online media retail marketing company, in a $40 million recapitalization led by H.I.G. Ventures.
Represented a network integration and consulting startup company in obtaining a $50 million preferred equity investment from a private equity fund.
Represented a Spanish client in its purchase of a Gulfstream G-550 aircraft from a Swiss owner, in which the aircraft was then under lease to Gulfstream for demonstration flights.
Represented the owners of a Gulfstream G-III aircraft in a Section 1031 reverse like-kind exchange transaction involving the purchase of a Gulfstream G-IV aircraft.
Represented the French/Icelandic purchaser of nine Bombardier CRJ-100’s under lease with an affiliate of Continental Airlines from a German bank.
Represented an Irish-based seller of two new Bell 407 helicopters to a Mexican-based multinational corporation. Also represented this same seller in a sale of a Bell 407 helicopter to the owner of a Mumbai-based private equity fund.
Assisted clients in the purchase and finance of two Lear 60 aircraft and in the negotiation of charter partner and management agreements with an FBO management company, as well as agreements governing the utilization and sharing of costs among the owners.
Represented an African-based private charter company in negotiating the VIP conversion of a Boeing 777 aircraft by a Virginia-based completion company.
Represented clients in the preparation of dry leases, time sharing, and flight services management agreements for Gulfstream G-III and G-IV aircraft.
Represented a petro chemical inspection company in a credit facility transaction with Capital One, NA.
Represented a petro chemical inspection company in its acquisition of assets in Freeport, Bahamas.
Represented a petro chemical inspection company in its acquisition of assets in Mexico City, Mexico.
Represented a petro chemical inspection company in its acquisition of chemical additives business.
Represented a Philadelphia, London and Dublin based collateral manager in CDO transaction in sale of collateral management agreements to an affiliate of Fortress Management.
Represented a New York-based collateral manager in CDO transaction in sale of collateral management agreements to an affiliate of Fortress Management.
Represented a U.S.-based medical device company in acquisition of European-based competitor.
Represented a U.S. life sciences company in a license and distribution transaction with a top five worldwide pharmaceutical company.
Represented the executives of a publicly held company, including performance of internal investigation, in a clandestine government investigation of official wrong doing.
Represented a U.S. biologics company in the acquisition of a Stage 3 oncology pharmaceutical company.
Represented a U.K.-based pharmaceutical packaging company in establishing U.S. operations, including engagement of distribution team and negotiation of supply agreements with pharmaceutical companies.
Represented a digital media company in sale transaction including negotiation of investment agreements for remaining executives.
Represented a technology company in acquisition of wealth management technology platform.
Represented Media IQ, LLC, a media audit and benchmarking technology company, in its acquisition by Procurian, Inc. (specific terms were not publicly disclosed).
Represented Triangle Equities in connection with the leasing, development, and ultimate acquisition of a site in the vicinity of the Staten Island Ferry Terminal in three phases through the use of a Master Lease (serving as the land disposition agreement), and ultimately three Severance Development Leases (serving as the development vehicles). Responsible for the negotiation and closing of the Master Lease, the Development Leases, a parking and maintenance declaration, a public area maintenance, and operating agreement and related documentation, as well as the overall coordination of the project.
Represented U.S. based tire and automobile parts importers and distributors in development of private label (private brand) products.
Represented U.S. based importers and distributors in exclusive distribution contracts with China and India based manufacturers.
Represented U.S. based importers and distributors in exclusive distribution contracts with China manufacturers, and import/export matters in Mexico and Canada.
Represented Thalheimer Brothers, Inc., a large Philadelphia scrap metal company, in a sale to Audax, a private equity firm, which resulted in principals of Thalheimer owning a minority interest in the company.
Represented the seller in the sale of Marine Bank of the Keys to Home BancShares.
Represented the seller in the sale of Palm Beach County Bank to Commerce Bancorp.
Represented the seller in the sale of Florida Banks to the South Financial Group.
Represented the seller in the sale of Republic Security Bank to Wachovia.
Represented the buyer in the acquisition of First Bank of Florida to Republic Security Bank.
Represented the buyer in the acquisition of Spectrum Financial to Republic Security Bank.
Represented the buyer in the acquisition of First National Bank of Central Florida by Republic Security Bank.
Represented Carrollton Bancorp (NASDAQ) in its merger with Jefferson Bancorp, Inc.
Represented the seller, Hometown of Homestead Banking Company, in its private placement of $12 million in common stock (sale of majority interest).
Represented the buyer in the acquisition of majority ownership of Cypress Capital Group (Palm Beach, Fla.).
Represented the buyer in the acquisition of 19.99% interest in First Bank of the Palm Beaches.
Handled the $10 million private placement of common stock for Bancshares of Florida, Inc. (Nasdaq).
Handled the sale of $7 million of preferred stock of Florida Banks, Inc.
Handled the sale of $30 million trust preferred securities of Florida Banks in three separate offerings.
Represented shareholders of the largest Haitian Internet provider in sale of the company to a telecom private equity fund.
Represented U.S.-based investment fund in purchase of $20 million of common stock of Sweden-based Klarna Holding AB.
Represented Bulltick Capital Markets in sale of Bulltick Casa de Bolsa (a Mexican brokerage firm) to Invex Controladora.
Represented Switzerland-based Private Postal Partners, Inc. in sale to U.S. entity.
Represented k1 Ventures Ltd. (Singapore publicly-traded entity) in $270 million sale of The Gas Company of Hawaii to Macquarie Infrastructure Company (NYSE).
Represented k1 Ventures Ltd. in $60 million equity investment in SEMCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE) and subsequent disposition of the preferred stock.
Represented k1 Ventures Ltd. in $62 million sale of MidPac Petroleum (owner of 51 gasoline stations and three petroleum storage facilities in Hawaii).
Represented k1 Ventures Ltd. in $470 million acquisition of Helm Holding Corporation (locomotive and railcar leasing company).
Represented Harrisburg-based water testing company in $20 million sale to Australia-based Campbell Brothers.
Represented shareholders in sale of eRide, Inc. (GPS semiconductor developer) to Japan-based Furuno Electric.
Represented China-based Shandong Tada Auto-Parking in private placement of convertible debentures.
Represented China-based steelmaker in private placement of convertible debentures.
Represented Bank of Scotland plc in over $300 million in U.S. loan transactions.
Led the transition team that represented the Graduate School’s privatization from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This transaction involved the transfer of all of the assets of the school to a nonprofit entity while maintaining the school's education mission.
Represented ICS Internal Audit and ICS Risk Management in the sale of substantially all of their assets to WeiserMazars, a full-service accounting, tax and advisory firm that is part of the international Mazars group.
Represented Hospital Service Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania d/b/a Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BCNEPA) in its acquisition by merger by Highmark Inc. As part of the transaction, BCNEPA contributed $90 million to two charitable organizations and Highmark is obligated under certain circumstances to contribute another $10 million in the future. This transaction was the first transaction in nearly 20 years in which two Pennsylvania Blue Cross/Blue Shield licensees had successfully combined.
Represented the owners of Pyramid LLC (formerly known as Petroleum Products Corporation) and certain affiliates in their sale of the ownership interests of those entities to Penn Products Terminals, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of ArcLight Capital Partners. Pyramid, a midstream oil company, owned and operated a network of 12 storage terminal facilities in Pennsylvania, totalling approximately 9 million barrels of storage capacity. ArcLight is a leading private equity firm focused on North American energy infrastructure assets.
Represented cigar manufacturer Drew Estate LLC and its affiliates in their sale to Swisher International, Inc., a manufacturer of mass market cigars. The sale included all of Drew Estate’s premium cigar brands, including ACID and Liga Privada, and the largest cigar factory in Nicaragua.