Roger J. Griesmeyer


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450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
P: +1.212.850.2856
F: +1.212.813.8116
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Roger J. Griesmeyer


New York Office
450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
P: +1.212.850.2856
F: +1.212.813.8116

Roger represents companies, private equity funds and other institutions, as well as individual and institutional investors, in a variety of corporate advisory and transactional matters. He specializes in sophisticated, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and joint ventures across a number of industries, including manufacturing, luxury consumer products, film and television, real estate and technology. He adeptly guides boards of directors, special committees and investors on growth strategy, special situations, restructurings, financings and other corporate governance issues. Roger is an adjunct corporate drafting professor at Brooklyn Law School and serves on the Alumni Board; he is also a member of the Class Executive Committee for Dartmouth College.

Representative Experience

M&A/Private Equity

  • Represented HIG Whitehorse in multiple confidential transactions
  • Represented LiveWire Mobile in its sale of assets to OnMobile
  • Represented TARTECH eco industries AG in its joint venture with Covanta Energy Corporation
  • Represented BMR Energy LLC, a joint venture with American Capital Energy & Infrastructure
  • Represented ABNote USA, Inc. in its acquisition of Custom Card Systems, Inc.
  • Represented Brightwork Brand Holdings in its acquisition of Ghurka and numerous subsequent matters
  • Represented Cross Company in its investment in Thom Browne New York and numerous subsequent matters

Real Estate/REITs

  • Represented Barclays with respect to its interest in Perkins Rowe
  • Represented Delma Properties Inc. in numerous matters
  • Represented confidential non-profit in its disposition of multiple domestic commercial properties
  • Represented numerous clients in lease and property acquisition/disposition transactions


  • Represented purchasers of senior secured notes from Così, Inc.
  • Represented Credit Suisse as lender in multiple confidential ABL and other financings
  • Represented HIG Whitehorse in various financings


  • Represented Citigroup, Barclays, Wells Fargo Securities and others as underwriters of the Arc Logistics Partners LP (NYSE: ARCX) IPO
  • Represented various activist investors in proxy fights and related matters



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