DeVoia is a member of the Employment, Compensation & Benefits team. Her practice is focused on providing advice with respect to a variety of employment, executive compensation and employee benefits issues raised in the context of corporate transactions, particularly in mergers and acquisitions and financing arrangements. DeVoia drafts executive employment agreements, equity award agreements and other types of employee agreements. DeVoia also advises clients on a range of employment law matters, including those related to the hiring of new employees and employer compliance with federal, state and local employment laws.
Alberta Investment Management Corporation (Aimco), in a joint venture with The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) to merge the sPower development platform, a leading independent solar developer in the United States, with AES' US-based clean energy development business to accelerate the safe, reliable transition to cleaner energy solutions in the United States.
Avon Rubber p.l.c. (LSE: AVON), a leading provider of life critical personal protection systems to military and first responder markets, in its US$130 million acquisition of Team Wendy, LLC, a leading supplier of critical protective systems including helmets and helmet liner and retention systems for military and first responders.
Valmet Corporation, the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries, in its EUR 64 million acquisition of PMP Group, a Polish provider of technologies and services for the paper industry.
Magic Find Inc., a company that provides online gaming platforms for gamers and developers, in its acquisition of certain assets from Curse TV (a subsidiary of Twitch/Amazon).
Dominus Capital, L.P., in its acquisition of Lockmasters, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of locks, doors and related hardware components and provider of related education and training classes.
NTT DATA, Inc., a recognized leader in global technology services, in its acquisition of Net eSolutions Corp., a provider of digital design and transformation services for U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agencies.
Harvest Partners in an investment in MRI Software, a leading provider of real estate management software solutions globally.
Lantheus Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNTH), a leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative diagnostic imaging agents and products, in its acquisition of Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGNX), an oncology company developing innovative medicines and artificial intelligence to find, fight and follow cancer, in an all-stock transaction.
IFM Investors, an Australian institutional funds manager, in its US$10.3 billion acquisition of Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE: BPL), a publicly traded master limited partnership which owns and operates a diversified global network of pipeline assets and midstream logistics solutions. The transaction was named "Private Equity Deal of the Year (Over US$10 billion)" by M&A Advisor (2020).
CyberArk Software Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYBR) in its $42 million acquisition of Conjur, Inc.
Nature's Trees, Inc., a leading provider of quality tree, shrub and lawn care services, in connection with a majority equity investment in SavATree by an affiliate of CI Capital Partners.
Harvest Partners in its acquisition of PRO Unlimited, a provider of contingent workforce management services and software.
Harvest Partners in its acquisition of EyeCare Services Partners Holdings LLC.
Tengram Capital Partners in its acquisition of a controlling interest in Earth Treks, Inc., an operator of commercial indoor climbing gyms in Maryland, Virginia and Colorado.
Harvest Partners in its acquisition of Material Handling Services, the largest U.S. provider of brand-independent fleet management and asset management services to retail, manufacturing, distribution, healthcare and hospitality companies.
Quad-C Management, Inc. in its investment in Pharm-Olam International, Ltd.