Matt Carter - McDermott Will & Emery

Overview


Matt Carter advises private equity sponsors, institutional direct investors and strategic acquirors on a wide range of transactions, including leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, joint ventures and restructurings. He counsels clients in an array of sectors, including technology, infrastructure, financial services and life sciences.

Results


  • Represented a US search engine optimization company in its sale, for cash and stock, of substantially all assets, to a Nasdaq Nordic listed online gaming concern
  • Represented a US private equity sponsor in its strategic partnership with, and equity investment in, a leading US manufacturer of orthotic and prosthetic products
  • Represented a US private equity sponsor in its sale of a majority stake in a home décor e-commerce retailer
  • Represented a leading debt fund in a bridge financing in connection with the take-private acquisition of an NYSE-listed sleep products company
  • Represented a private equity sponsor in a sale of a biotherapeutics-focused portfolio company to a London-listed acquirer*
  • Represented a major Canadian pension fund in numerous growth equity direct investments focused on the technology and life sciences spaces*
  • Represented a European financial services firm in an acquisition of a US-based provider of ETF data and analytics*
  • Represented a multinational infrastructure investor’s US subsidiary in separate acquisitions of substantially all assets of almost a dozen private aviation and engineering companies*
  • Represented a NASDAQ-listed technical and consulting company in its acquisition of all outstanding shares of a nationwide provider of energy efficiency programs*
  • Represented a private equity sponsor in a PIPE in a NASDAQ-listed freight and logistics company*
  • Represented a private equity sponsor in a growth equity funding of a food products concern*
  • Represented a high-tech materials company in the sale of substantially all of its assets to a portfolio company of a French multinational*
  • Represented a private equity sponsor in an acquisition of a specialized food distributor*
  • Represented an iconic American manufacturer in its suite of eight Section 363 carve-out asset sales following a contested Chapter 11 auction*
  • Represented a major national mortgage lender in various restructuring and divestment matters*
  • Represented a sports media sponsor in its fund formation and platform acquisition*
  • Represented the founders of an international medical device company in a management buyout*
  • Represented a NASDAQ-listed pharmaceuticals company in a wide variety of corporate governance and SEC disclosure matters*
  • Represented a private equity sponsor in its co-investment in a Vietnamese furniture manufacturing concern*
  • Represented the portfolio company of a multinational infrastructure investor in its sale of interests in certain regulated electric transmission and telecommunications businesses*
  • Represented a major Japanese keiretsuin certain cross-border M&A transactions*
  • Represented a sports media company in its sale of substantially all assets to a strategic acquirer*
  • Represented a Brooklyn-based microenterprise project in certain pro bono corporate governance and commercial matters*
  • Represented the US partners of a premier European soccer team in their youth soccer joint venture*
  • Represented a century-old New York not-for-profit clinic provider in its merger with and into a regional medical hospital*

*Matter handled prior to joining McDermott.

Credentials


Education
Stanford University, JD
Claremont Graduate University, MA
Pomona College, BA

Admissions
California
New York