Scott has extensive experience directing and structuring legal transactions on behalf of private equity funds, family offices and public and private corporations. He also provides continuing legal advice in the areas of commercial contracts and corporate governance, serving as outside general counsel to a number of the Firm’s corporate clients, ranging from start-up ventures to publicly held corporations.
Represented Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc., a leading distributor and producer of non-standard personal automobile insurance policies, in the disposition of its retail businesses to Confie Seguros in two transactions
Represented Link Snacks, Inc., the maker of Jack Link’s Beef Jerky, in its acquisition of Unilever PLC’s BiFi and Peperami brands, a leading European meat snacks business
Represented Glencoe Capital, LLC, a Chicago-based private equity fund, in purchases and sales of numerous portfolio companies
Represented Barnes Group Inc., an international industrial and aerospace manufacturer and service provider, in the acquisition of Thermoplay S.p.A.
Represented Levy Restaurants, Inc., a subsidiary of Compass Group plc, in multiple foodservice industry acquisitions
Represented various family offices in general corporate matters and transactions
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