Experience

    • Discovery Communications in its $14.6 billion acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive.
    • RWL Water in the merger by acquisition of Emefcy Group and RWL Water.
    • Greater Media in its $240 million sale to Beasley Broadcast Group.
    • The Dolan family, controlling stockholders of Cablevision Systems Corporation, in Cablevision’s $17.7 billion sale to Altice.
    • Discovery Communications in its $195 million investment in Lions Gate Entertainment.
    • Independent Committee of the Board of Directors of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia in its $365 million sale to Sequential Brands.
    • The Dolan family, the controlling stockholders of Madison Square Garden, in the spin-off of Madison Square Garden’s live sports and entertainment businesses.
    • Representation of clients with respect to corporate transactional matters, including public and private M&A, joint ventures, venture capital, financings and intellectual property licensing.
    • Representation of boards of directors and controlling stockholders in matters relating to strategic planning and corporate governance.
    • Representation of families who control public and private companies regarding family governance and transitioning family control from one generation to the next.
    • Kelso & Company in numerous matters since 1984, including its acquisitions and subsequent dispositions or taking public of a number of media and industrial companies.

Education

  • Harvard Law School, 1978, J.D.
  • Stanford University, 1975, B.A.

Languages

  • English