Aegerion/Novelion Therapeutics/Amryt Pharma: Represented global biopharmaceutical company Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Novelion Therapeutics, in its recapitalization, whereby Amryt Pharma Plc agreed to acquire 100% of Aegerion’s reorganized stock.
Akorn/Théa: Represented Akorn in the sale of seven branded ophthalmic products to Théa.
Aralez Pharmaceuticals: Represented Aralez Pharmaceuticals in the following M&A-related transactions:
- AstraZeneca: Represented Aralez in its acquisition of the U.S. rights to beta-blocker Toprol-XL® from AstraZeneca.
- Merck: Represented Aralez in its acquisition of the U.S. and Canadian rights to cardiovascular drug Zontivity from Merck.
Ardian/RIEMSER/Esteve: Represented Ardian in its sale of specialty pharmaceutical group RIEMSER to Esteve.
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals/Takeda/Sarissa Capital Management: Represented Sarissa Capital Management, the largest shareholder of ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, in connection with ARIAD’s agreement to be acquired by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited for approximately $5.2 billion.
CVC Capital Partners/Cooper: Represented CVC Capital Partners, through its CVC Capital Partners Fund VII, on its announced acquisition of a majority stake in Cooper Consumer Health from Charterhouse Capital Partners.
CVC Capital Partners/Cooper Consumer Health/Lashilé Beauty: Represented CVC Capital Partners on portfolio company Cooper Consumer Health’s acquisition of Lashilé Beauty.
Ekkio Capital/Amatasigroup/Eurofins: Represented Ekkio Capital on the pending sale of Amatsigroup to Eurofins, the world leader in bio-pharmaceutical testing and a world leader in analytical services.
Ethypharm/Altan Pharma: Represented Ethypharm, a portfolio company of PAI Partners, in its acquisition of Altan Pharma, a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets injectable medicines for hospital use.
Innoviva/GSK: Represented Innoviva in its repurchase of an equity stake from GSK for $392 million.
Melinta Therapeutics/Cempra, Inc.: Represented Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. and Vatera Healthcare partners, Melinta’s majority shareholder, in Melinta’s agreement to merge with Cempra, Inc., forming a leading, vertically integrated commercial-stage anti-infectives company.
Melinta Therapeutics/Infectious Disease Business of The Medicines Company: Represented Melinta Therapeutics, Inc, in its pending acquisition the infectious disease business from The Medicines Company.
Mylan/Pfizer Upjohn: Represented Centerview Partners and PJT Partners as financial advisors to Mylan in its agreement to combine with Upjohn, Pfizer's off-patent branded and generic medicines business, to create a new pharmaceutical company.
NeuroDerm/Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation: Represented Centerview Partners, financial advisor to NeuroDerm Ltd, in NeuroDerm’s deal to be acquired by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation for $1.1 billion.
PAI Partners/Ethypharm: Represented PAI Partners in its negotiations to acquire European specialty pharma company Ethypharm from Astorg.
PAI Partner/SGD Pharma: Represented PAI Partners on the contemplated acquisition of SGD Pharma, a world leader in the pharmaceutical glass packaging industry.
Sagard/Sterimed: Represented Sagard in its acquisition of Sterimed, a leading manufacturer of sterile packaging for the pharmaceutical industry, from Meeschaert Capital Partners.
Sanofi-Aventis/Hoechst AG: Represented Sanofi-Aventis, the world’s largest pharmaceutical company, in its mandatory offer to shareholders of Hoechst.
Stanley Capital/Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance Services Solutions: Represented Stanley Capital Partners in its acquisition of Drug Safety and Pharmacovigilance Services Solutions.
Stanley Capital/Noden Pharma DAC: Advised Stanley Capital on its acquisition of global specialty pharmaceutical company, Noden Pharma DAC.
Tesaro/GlaxoSmithKline: Represented Centerview Partners as financial advisor to oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company Tesaro in its acquisition by GlaxoSmithKline for $5.1 billion.
Unipex/Barentz International: Represented Unipex, a leading French life science ingredients distributor, in its acquisition by Barentz International.
Voalte/Hill-Rom: Represented Voalte, a pioneer and leader in real-time, mobile healthcare communications, in its sale to global medical technology company Hill-Rom for $180 million.
Warburg Pincus/ The Medicines Company: Advised Warburg in connection with its investment in The Medicines Company, a provider of cost-effective acute care products.