Eric Tajcher counsels businesses on US and cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A) including investments, asset acquisitions, carve-outs, and divestitures. His clients include both financial and strategic acquirers, as well as companies that are acquisition targets or for sale. He also advises organizations on joint ventures, strategic alliances, private placements, and general corporate and compliance matters. Eric advises companies in a host of industries, including fintech, technology, energy, natural resources, media, education, and manufacturing. Eric also serves on the pro bono advisory council of the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest.
Represents Far Point Acquisition Corp. in its business combination with Global Blue
Represented Clearpool Group in its sale to BMO Financial Group
Represented Zoetis, Inc. in its acquisition of Performance Livestock Analytics
Represented Zoetis, Inc. in its acquisition of ZNLabs
Represented SiteCompli, LLC in its sale to Property Brands, Inc.
Represented New State Capital in its investment in Computer Data Source
Represented New State Capital in its investment in Mako Steel
Represented First Associates Loan Servicing in its investment from Stone Point Capital, and combination with Portfolio Financial Servicing Company
Represented Federated Payment Systems to EVO Payments, Inc.
Represented Cambridge Global Payments in its sale to Fleetcor Technologies, Inc.
Represented JP Morgan Chase & Co. in the sale of if ISO merchant payments solutions portfolio to First American Payments Systems
Represented Clearpool Group in its preferred stock financing from Edison Partners
Represented Blue Star Innovation Partners and FTV Capital in their investment in Neon One
Represented Providence Growth Strategic growth portfolio companies in numerous acquisitions
Represented Merchant Warehouse in its investment by Parthenon Capital Partners
Represented Mercury Payment Systems in its sale of a controlling interest to Silver Lake Partners
Represented Pearson plc in its $155 million acquisition of China-based Global Education & Technology Group
Represented Pearson plc in its $145 million acquisition of Wall Street English
Represented Pearson plc in its $92 million acquisition of the worldwide operations of Wall Street Institute
Represented the Economist Group in its acquisition of Congressional Quarterly
Represented Sempra LNG in the equity arrangements for its $10 billion natural gas liquefaction facility joint venture in Cameron, Louisiana.
Represented InterEnergy Partners LP in the acquisition and equity arrangements of a 120MW power plant in South America
Represented Vintner Resources, LLC in its oil and gas joint venture with the Blackstone Group.
Represented Alta Resources, LLC in its oil and gas joint venture with the Blackstone Group
Represented TIAA-CREF in connection with the formation of an infrastructure fund with former Blackstone investment managers
Represented Owens Corning in its $800 million acquisition of a worldwide specialty glass yarns business
Represented Owens Corning in two-stage sale of its cultured stone business and related equity arrangements
Represented Apollo owned CKE restaurants in its sales to Roark Capital Group.
Represented a private equity firm in the $395 million sale of a global specialty chemical company
Represented Ares Capital Corporation in the sale of BenefitMall to Austin Ventures
Represented One Equity Partners in its $1 billion sale of a locomotive and railcar manufacturer to Caterpillar
Represented a private equity fund in its $340 million acquisition of a restaurant chain
City University of New York, Brooklyn College, 1998, B.A.
Fordham University School of Law, 2002, J.D.
Awards and Affiliations
Notable Practitioner, IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate (2019–2021)
Notable Practitioner, IFLR1000 United States (2018)