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Jonathan Benloulou

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Jonathan Benloulou is a partner in the Corporate Department. He focuses on mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, corporate governance and securities laws matters. Jon has advised corporate and financial buyers and sellers in public and private transactions. He also represents issuers and investment banking firms in securities offerings. He was recently recognized in the annual list of the “Top 20 Under 40” lawyers in California by the Los Angeles Daily Journal. Jon has represented clients in a variety of industries, including private equity; e-commerce and other internet-based businesses; media and entertainment; consumer products and retail; and energy.

United States: M&A/corporate and commercial

Private equity buyouts

Within: Next generation lawyers

Jonathan Benloulou - Proskauer Rose LLP

Within: Private equity buyouts

‘Firm of choice’ Proskauer Rose LLP advises some of the biggest names in private equity, including Ares Management, Carlyle and KKR. It has an especially outstanding record in sports, media and entertainment and has client base that includes Catterton Partners, Grey Mountain Partners, JW Childs Associates and Summit Partners. In recent work, it advised Ares Management on Ares Capital’s $3.43bn acquisition of American Capital, and assisted Ares with its acquisition of Convergint Technologies. Los Angeles-based ‘great lawyer’ Michael Woronoff is one of the top private equity and M&A lawyers on the West Coast and leads the practice alongside fellow Los Angeles partner Monica Shilling. Boston partner Steven Peck has worked on series of large-cap deals in recent years and New York’s real estate private equity specialist Jeffrey Horwitz is ‘always extremely responsive and staffs projects with a very skilled team’, and is ‘extremely intelligent and practical’. Los Angeles-based Jonathan Benloulou is an up-and-coming talent.

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United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Technology: transactions

Within: Technology: transactions

Proskauer Rose LLP advises clients on technology transactions involving the retail, financial services, and arts and leisure sectors, as well as sports and media; and the practice’s scope includes the implementation of blockchain, biometrics, big data and other emerging business technologies. The New York-based heads of the technology, media and telecoms group are Jeffrey Neuburger - who acted for construction industry contractor Component Assembly and construction industry analytics provider C/F Data in a variety of technology implementations, licensing agreements and outsourcing agreements - and Robert Freeman; and Paresh Trivedi is a highly rated senior counsel. Los Angeles’ Jonathan Benloulou led advice to Sotera Defense Solutions, a national security technology company, in its $235m sale to cybersecurity firm KeyW Corporation.

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