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Peter Bogdanow

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Peter Bogdanow has extensive experience assisting clients with structuring, financing, negotiating and executing complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, minority and control investments, and capital markets transactions. He frequently represents private equity sponsors and related portfolio companies in partnering with other capital sources and buying and selling companies, as well as management teams and operating companies seeking to obtain private equity capital. He also acts as designated acquisition counsel for a variety of clients, from public companies to private equity funds.

Peter represents companies in a wide variety of industries, including food and beverage, waste management, health care, energy, software and technology, and manufacturing.

Peter is recognized for his substantial experience in mergers and acquisitions, having been consistently profiled as a leading M&A lawyer by The Legal 500. His clients give him high marks, praising his "dynamite" work.


JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School, magna cum laude; AB, Brown University, with honors

United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

M&A: middle-market (sub-$500m)

Within: M&A: middle-market (sub-$500m)

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP is ‘superb in every respect’. The practice has particularly deep sector knowledge in healthcare, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, sports, financial services and investment funds, and also fields lawyers with deal experience in education, manufacturing, transportation, media and technology, among other areas. Matthew Brown is ‘a superstar, who anticipates and solves every problem before anyone asks, and he has a clear understanding of business and legal strategies’; Brown acted for Edwin Eisendrath and the Chicago Federation of Labor in the high-profile bid for and successful purchase of the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Reader and Straight Dope from Wrapports. Team head Mark Grossmann, who divides time between the Chicago and New York offices, assisted Victory Park Capital Advisors with the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Katy Industries, a manufacturer, importer and distributor of commercial cleaning and consumer storage products. Other key matters for the group included advising Svoboda Capital Partners on separate transactions, including the sale of DataBank Holdings, a national provider of business process automation solutions, to Kyocera Document Solutions; and acting for Meta Financial Group in numerous acquisitions, including the acquisition of substantially all of the assets and specified liabilities of Specialty Consumer Services to expand its presence in the tax services space. Other recommended attorneys include Stephen Antion in Los Angeles, Century City’s Daniel Peters and Chicago-based Jeffrey Patt and Kimberly Smith. Mara Glaser McCahan is a key Washington DC contact; Russell Black is a notable Charlotte name; and New York-based Farzad Damania is also highly rated. In Dallas the team recently hired Mark Solomon, Peter Bogdanow, David Washburn and Victor Zarnetti from the legacy Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP firm.

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