Robert (Rob) Goldstein focuses his practice on private equity and leveraged buyout transactions, mergers and acquisitions, distressed investing, PIPEs transactions, and capital markets and general corporate representations.

Robert’s recent M&A representations include: the sale of Baker & Taylor Corporation to Follett Corporation; the sale of Pretium Packaging to affiliates of GenStar Capital, the sale of Pouschine Cook portfolio company Great Lakes Healthcare to Wellspring Capital Partners; and Morton’s Restaurant Group, Inc. in its sale to affiliates of Tilman J. Fertitta, which was recognized by Global M&A Network as the “Americas Industry Real Estate Hospitality Deal of the Year” in 2012.

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  • Representation of Castle Harlan Partners IV LP in the sale of its portfolio company Baker & Taylor to Follett Corporation, the sale of Baker & Taylor
  • Representation of Baker & Taylor in the separate sales of its warehouse and academic publishing businesses to Readerlink LLC and Ebsco Information Services, respectively

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  • The Legal 500 US 2016 to 2017


Tulane University School of Law, JD, cum laude, 1995
Columbia University, BA, 1991

New York

Robert Goldstein

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New York, New York / McDermott Event / June 6, 2018

New York, New York / McDermott Event / May 18, 2017