Practice Areas: Senior partner specializing in Skadden's M&A and corporate governance practices. Extensive experience representing acquirors, targets, boards of directors, special committees and investment banks in full range of M&A transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, takeovers, LBOs and JVs. Extensive experience also corporate governance arena, including counseling regarding directors' duties and responsibilities, responding to activists, and internal investigations, often in high-visibility situations. Broad industry experience, including airline, building materials, defense, energy, financial institutions, healthcare, information technology, insurance, media and telecommunications, retail and utilities. Member of firm's senior management.
Personal: LLB, Harvard University, 1968; AB, Brooklyn College, 1965.