Jack Rotenstein

Partner
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Suite 300
Lake Success, NY 11042

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Jack Rotenstein

Partner

Jack Rotenstein is a Partner at Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone, LLP. Mr. Rotenstein is a member of the Health Law and Corporate Law Practice Groups.

Mr. Rotenstein represents public and private companies in mergers, acquisitions and other strategic transactions, as well as with respect to general corporate matters. Mr. Rotenstein has extensive experience representing clients on a diverse array of domestic and international public and private mergers, acquisitions, sales, spin-offs, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, divestitures, public and private investments (including distressed investments), restructurings and securities offerings in a broad range of industries, including the healthcare industry.

Mr. Rotenstein also represents corporate and private equity clients on day-to-day matters, including advising on public disclosure obligations, management issues and in connection with corporate governance matters.

Mr. Rotenstein received his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2002 and his B.A. from Yeshiva University in 1997, graduating magna cum laude. While in law school, Mr. Rotenstein was a senior editor for the Columbia Journal of Law & Social Problems.

Mr. Rotenstein is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is admitted to practice law in New York.

Representative Matters

  • Represented the largest health insurance company in the United States in connection with: (i) its $6.5 billion acquisition of the largest health insurance company in New York, (ii) its $4.7 billion divestiture of its pharmacy benefits management business and (iii) its acquisition of a radiation management company.
  • Represented a large travel center company in connection with its $5 billion merger-of-equals with another large travel center company.
  • Represented a consortium of private equity and hedge funds in connection with their $14 billion acquisition of the largest auto parts supplier in the United States out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, at the time the largest bankruptcy of a manufacturing company in US history.
  • Represented a consortium of private equity funds in connection with their $4.1 billion acquisition of a division of an international pharmaceutical company, the largest private equity transaction globally in 2008 and Dow Jones's "LBO Deal of the Year" for 2008.
  • Represented the largest credit card company in the world in connection with its $17.9 billion initial public offering, the largest initial public offering in United States history and the fourth largest worldwide initial public offering in history.
  • Represented a large private equity fund in connection with its $3.6 billion “going-private” acquisition of an ultra high-end international luxury-goods business.
  • Represented a national leader in medical, psychological and speech and language evaluations in its sale to a private equity fund.
  • Represented a consortium of private equity funds in connection with its $1.9 billion “going-private” acquisition of a multinational health information technology and clinical research company.
  • Represented a large private equity fund in connection with its $1.3 billion equity investment in a Brazilian oil company.
  • Represented a large gas company in connection with its $922 million merger with another large gas company.
  • Represented a business process outsourcing company in connection with its $475 million “going-private” sale to a large private equity fund.
  • Represented a multinational corporation that develops and distributes digital imaging products and systems in connection with its $423 million divestiture of its non-destructive testing business.
  • Represented a global asset management company in connection with its $165 million divestiture of its portfolio management and advisory services business.
  • Represented a large payment processing company in connection with its $130 million acquisition of a credit card merchant portfolio from a large credit card processing company.
  • Represented a private equity fund in connection with its $122 million equity investment in an agriculture processing services company in Brazil.
  • Represented a worldwide investment bank in connection with the sale of its wealth and investment management business to a United States financial institution.
  • Represented a worldwide investment bank in connection with the sale of its direct market making business on the N.Y.S.E. to a global trading systems company.
  • Represented a national bank in connection with its acquisition of a regional bank.
  • Represented a global candy company in connection with its divestiture of its United States operations.
  • Represented an international beauty company in connection with its acquisition of a personal care products company.
  • Represented a global food company in connection with its acquisition of a frozen vegetable company.
  • Represented a beverage products wholesaler in its sale to a national beverage products company.
  • Represented a beverage products wholesaler in its purchase of another beverage products wholesaler.
  • Represented a private equity fund in connection with its formation of a $1.1 billion real estate fund.
  • Represented a private equity fund in connection with its formation of a $965 million hospitality fund.
  • Represented a company that designs, manufactures and sells heavy-duty transit buses for public transportation in connection with its $200 million initial public offering.
  • Represented a large payment processing company in connection with its $84 million initial public offering.

Bar Admissions

New York

Education

  • Columbia University School of Law - J.D., 2002
  • Yeshiva University - B.A., 1997, magna cum laude, Dean’s List

Professional Associations and Memberships

New York State Bar Association, Member

Publications

“Important Tools in Distressed M&A Transactions” chapter in M&A Strategies for Bankruptcy and Distressed Companies - Leading Lawyers on Asset Valuation, Deal Structure and Risk Management, January 2009, Author