Morgan D. McDevitt

Partner

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8103
F 212 728 9103
mmcdevittwillkie.com

Morgan D. McDevitt is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. Morgan’s practice spans a variety of industries and includes advising private equity firms and public and private companies on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and other business combinations (both domestic and cross-border), venture financings, joint ventures and general corporate matters.

Morgan was recognized in The Deal’s “Top Rising Stars: Class of 2021.”

Morgan D. McDevitt is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. Morgan’s practice spans a variety of industries and includes advising private equity firms and public and private companies on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and other business combinations (both domestic and cross-border), venture financings, joint ventures and general corporate matters.

Morgan was recognized in The Deal’s “Top Rising Stars: Class of 2021.”

Selected Significant Matters

  • NXMH BV in its acquisition of Whitebridge Pet Brands from Frontenac
  • Genstar and ISS in the sale of ISS to Deutsche Börse AG
  • FIS in its merger with Worldpay
  • AlixPartners in its acquisitions of Freeh Group International Solutions, Zolfo Cooper and Matrix Economics

Private Equity*

  • PAI Partners in connection with its $3.3 billion pending acquisition of Tropicana, Naked and other select juice brands across North America from PepsiCo, Inc.
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the acquisition of Medical Knowledge Group
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the acquisition of J. Knipper & Company
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the merger of Research Now and Survey Sampling International, global providers of data solutions and technology for online market research, to form Dynata
  • Dynata, a portfolio company of Court Square Capital Partners, in its acquisition of Reimagine Holdings Group
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the acquisition of Infogroup Inc. from CCMP Capital Partners
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the sale of Vestcom International, its shelf-edge retail marketing portfolio company, to Charlesbank Partners
  • Court Square Capital Partners in the acquisition of Foxfire Printing & Packaging by its portfolio company, Vestcom International*
  • Insight Venture Partners in its minority investments in Ceres Imaging, Calm.com, TradingView, Inc. and Seated
  • Insight Venture Partners in its control investment in 6sense Insights
  • A family office in the acquisition of a premium watch and accessories brand
  • Freeman Spogli & Co. in its acquisition of a majority stake in City Barbeque
  • Honeywell Master Retirement Trust in multiple private equity direct and co-investments

Asset Management*

  • MetLife, Inc. in its acquisition of Logan Circle Partners from Fortress Investment Group
  • Tiedemann Wealth Management in its merger with Presidio Capital Partners
  • Tiedemann Wealth Management in its acquisition of Threshold Group
  • Sound Point Capital in the sale of a minority interest to Dyal Capital Partners

Energy*

  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. in its acquisition of 20 liquids storage marine terminals from Hess
  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. in its acquisition of 33 refined petroleum products terminals from BP
  • D.E. Shaw’s renewable energy fund in its acquisition of a 20 MW solar-power electric generating facility in development

Pharma and Life Sciences*

  • Actin Biomed in the sale of Foresight Biotherapeutics to Shire plc
  • Perrigo Company in the sale of its active pharmaceutical ingredient business to SK Capital
  • Perrigo Company in the sale of a manufacturing plant to a Midwestern agricultural compan

Media and Technology*

  • Turner Broadcasting in its acquisition of Legendary Analytics
  • Pearson plc in its sale of PowerSchool to Vista Equity Partners
  • A family-owned publishing business in the sales of The Telegraph of Nashua newspaper and Sun Publications of Florida

*Morgan advised on some of these matters prior to joining Willkie.


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