Adam Cieply | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Adam Cieply

Associate, New York

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Adam Cieply is an associate in White & Case's Mergers & Acquisitions practice group. Mr. Cieply represents domestic and international buyers and sellers in private and public domestic, cross-border and global mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private investments in a broad range of industries.

Prior to joining White & Case, Mr. Cieply practiced corporate law, focusing on public and private mergers and acquisitions and securities law, at a major Canadian law firm, working in both their Montreal and London offices.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Quebec Bar


  • BCL/LLB, Faculty of Law, McGill University


  • English
  • French


Mr. Cieply's transaction experiences, including experiences prior to joining White & Case, include the representation of:

The Unsecured Noteholders of Texas Competitive Electric Holdings Company, an Energy Future Holdings Corp. subsidiary, in a complex merger agreement as part of the largest US restructuring in 2015 and the US$12.5 billion acquisition of Oncor Electric Delivery Company.

Optimal Payments plc in its US$210 million acquisition of TK Global Partners LP.

GENIVAR Inc. in its CAD$225 million public offering and CAD$197 million concurrent private placement of subscription receipts in connection with its acquisition of WSP Group PLC, a multi-disciplinary professional services consultancy based in London, U.K.

Van Houtte Inc. in connection with its acquisition by Green Mountain Coffee Roasters from an affiliate of Littlejohn & Co., LLC, for a cash purchase price of CAD$915 million.