Erin O’Gurek advises clients such as private equity sponsors and portfolio companies, strategic buyers and sellers, and public companies on a wide range of business law matters, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, majority and minority investments, divestitures, joint ventures, and general corporate matters. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Erin was an associate in the Philadelphia office of another major international law firm and before beginning her career in law, Erin was a registered nurse at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Represented CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE) in its acquisition of LAACO, Ltd., the owner of the Storage West platform, which owns and operates 59 self-storage assets in the western markets of Southern California, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and Houston, for approximately $1.69 billion
Represented WE Soda Ltd in the $450 million sale of a 60% interest in Ciner Resources (NYSE: CINR), its North American soda ash business, to Sisecam and a $4 billion joint venture with Sisecam to develop the world’s largest integrated soda ash facility in the Green River Basin in Wyoming
Represented HealthCare Royalty Partners in its royalty interest agreement valued up to $65 million with Clearside Biomedical, Inc. for the acquisition of royalties and milestone payments due to Clearside from XIPERE® (triamcinolone acetonide injectable suspension) and certain SCS Microinjector license agreements
Temple University, Beasley School of Law, 2017, J.D., magna cum laude
Villanova University, 2008, B.S.N., cum laude
Clerkship to Judge Timothy Rice of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2018 - 2019)
Clerkship to Chief Judge Juan R. Sanchez of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2018)