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McDermott Will & Emery LLP

333 SE 2ND AVENUE, SUITE 4500, MIAMI, FL 33131-2184, USA
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Frederic Levenson

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McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Work Department

Corporate & Transactional




Partner Frederic (Fred) L. Levenson provides legal counsel to clients on a broad range of corporate counseling and sophisticated domestic and international transactions. He focuses primarily on private equity (leveraged buyouts), domestic and international mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, venture capital investments and financings, private and public offerings of equity and debt securities, restructurings, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and real estate acquisitions and financings. Fred advises public and private companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies, management groups, senior and subordinated lenders, real estate investment funds, and intermediaries in sophisticated, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, financings, divestitures and going private transactions. He also represents issues and underwriters in initial public offerings, secondary offerings and debt offerings.

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United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

Private equity buyouts

Within: Private equity buyouts

McDermott Will & Emery LLP has a fine record in mid-market deals and is especially highly regarded for healthcare transactions. It ‘puts together strong teams, ensuring that all relevant skills are covered’ and its ‘buyout/M&A skills are very effective’. HIG Capital is an anchor client for the firm, but it also work with the likes of Baird Capital, CenterGate Capital, JW Childs and New Harbor Capital Management. It advised HIG on the sale of portfolio company Centerfield Media to Qology Direct. Chicago is the firm’s key office for private equity expertise, followed by Miami, New York and Washington DC. Notable partners include Chicago-based Andrew McCune and Brooks Gruemmer as well as Harris Siskind and Frederic Levenson in Miami. New York’s Timothy Alvino is ‘a pleasure to work with’ and is ‘able to work with the most difficult of situations to bring matters to a successful conclusion’.

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