Allison D. Gargano focuses her practice on advising Fortune 500 companies, private equity sponsors, investment banks, and emerging market companies on a broad range of corporate matters, including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and private equity investments, in both domestic and cross-border transactions. She also advises clients on general corporate and compliance matters. Allison has experience in a broad range of industries, including media, technology, retail and financial services.
Represented Freeman Spogli & Co. in its acquisition of Café Rio Inc.
Represented Cambridge Global Payments in its sale, for approximately C$900 million, to Fleetcor
Represented UBM plc in the sale of PR Newswire
Represented Freeman Spogli & Co. in its leveraged recapitalization of Batteries Plus Bulbs
Represented Varsity Healthcare Partners in its investment in Colonial Family Practice
Represented Freeman Spogli in its investment in Osprey Packs
Represented Freeman Spogli in its acquisition of Plantation Products
Represented Advance Publications in its acquisition of 1010data
Represented Samson Capital Advisors LLC, a fixed income investment management firm, in its proposed acquisition by Fiera Capital Corporation, a Canadian investment firm
Represented The MDE Group, Inc., and its affiliate Acertus Capital Management LLC, in their acquisition by Beacon Trust Company
Representing Stifel Financial Corporation in its pending acquisition of Legg Mason Investment Counsel & Trust Co., N.A. (LMIC) from Legg Mason, Inc.
Representing HF2 Financial Management, a special purpose acquisition company, in its pending purchase of a majority of the equity of Zais Group, a specialized credit manager
Represented Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc. in its initial public offering of securities
Represented Tempur Sealy International, Inc. in its acquisition of Sealy Corporation and its related placement of $375 million senior notes
Represented Bel Air Investment Advisors and Bel Air Securities in their sale to Fiera Capital Corporation
Represented AIG Advisor Group in the acquisition of Woodbury Financial Services, a registered broker-dealer, from Hartford Life and Annuity Insurance Company
Represented OM Asset Management Limited, a subsidiary of Old Mutual plc, in its initial public offering of securities
Represented sponsors in the leveraged recapitalization of totes Isotoner Corporation
Georgetown University Law Center, 2011, Juris Doctor