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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6064, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 373 3000
Fax:
Fax +1 212 757 3990
Web:
www.paulweiss.com
Beijing, Hong Kong, London, New York, Tokyo, Toronto and 2 more

Bruce A. Gutenplan

Tel:
Work 212-373-3117
Email:
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Work Department

Corporate, Communications & Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity Transactions

Position

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Education

J.D., Columbia Law School, 1985; B.A., Duke University, 1981 magna cum laude


United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Telecoms and broadcast: transactional

Within: Telecoms and broadcast: transactional

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP’s New York-based practice handles transactions in the broadcast, satellite and telecoms sectors, with expertise in both M&A and private equity transactions. Team co-head Bruce Gutenplan is noted for his work on tower transactions and is ‘level headed’, ‘reasonable’ and ‘gets transactions done’. He recently advised American Tower Company on its €607m acquisition of FPS Towers from Antin Infrastructure Partners in France. Co-head Patrick Campbell has extensive experience in satellite matters. Campbell advised Wave Broadband on its $2.36bn sale to RCN Telecom Services and assisted Mitel Networks with its $530m purchase of ShoreTel. He also advised Oak Hill Capital Partners on the separate acquisitions of fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services providers Sovernet Communications and Oxford Networks, and assisted the client’s portfolio company, FirstLight Fiber, with its purchases of Finger Lakes Technologies and 186 Communications.

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