Elizabeth Gonzalez | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Elizabeth Gonzalez
Elizabeth Gonzalez

Elizabeth Gonzalez

Associate, Miami

Overview

Elizabeth Gonzalez is an associate in our Miami office, focusing on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and capital markets and securities matters.

Ms. Gonzalez has extensive experience in advising corporates, private equity funds, sponsors and other equity investors in connection with domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and restructurings in the United States and internationally, covering a broad range of industries.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Florida State Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Miami School of Law
  • MBA, University of Miami
  • BBA, University of Miami

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience

CVC Capital Partners in its US$1.425 billion acquisition of beauty and personal care products company PDC Brands from Yellow Partners.

Harvest Partners in its joint acquisition with Audax Private Equity of CWD Holdings Corp., a distributor of auto parts.

Triton Partners in the acquisition of WernerCo, a Switzerland-based fully integrated international manufacturer and distributor of ladders, secure storage systems and light duty construction equipment.

Iconix Brand Group in the US$345 million sale of its entertainment division to DHX Media, which includes an 80 percent controlling interest in the Peanuts branded business and 100 percent of the Strawberry Shortcake business.

WWEX Franchise Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of Quad-C Management Inc. and provider of global air and ground shipping services for small and medium-sized businesses, on its acquisition of 11 franchisees.

Calpine Corporation in its US$1.05 billion acquisition of Noble Americas Energy Solutions, LLC (NAES), the nation's largest independent supplier of power to commercial and industrial retail customers.

Partners Group in its US$1 billion acquisition of PCI Pharma Services, a leading global provider of outsourced pharmaceutical services.

Harvest Partners and DCA Investment, a leading dental support organization, in the add-on acquisition of North East Dental Management.

MMG Limited and the MMG-led consortium including Guoxin International Investment Corporation Limited (22.5%) and CITIC Metal Peru Investment Limited (15%) in the US$7 billion acquisition of the Las Bambas copper project in Peru from Glencore plc. This deal won the "Global M&A Deal of the Year, Latin America/Peru" award by American Lawyer 2014.

GDF Suez S.A., a French multinational energy company which operates in the fields of electricity generation and distribution, natural gas and renewables, in the US$840 million sale of power assets in Panama and Costa Rica to Celsia S.A. E.S.P., one of Colombia's largest power generators. This transaction was named "Cross-border deal of the Year" by M&A Advisor, 2015.