Hannah H. Lee

Associate, New York



Hannah H. Lee is an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice, working in the New York office. She represents domestic and international buyers and sellers in private and public domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private investments, across a broad range of industries.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Northwestern University School of Law
University of Chicago


Recent matters include the representation of:

Bright Scholar, the largest operator of international and bilingual K-12 schools in China, in its £150 million acquisition of the entire equity interest in CATS Colleges Holdings Ltd., an international school network with a platform of campuses located across the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and China.

Lantheus Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNTH), a leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative diagnostic imaging agents and products, in its offer to acquire Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGNC), an oncology company deveoping innovative medicines and articial intelligence to find, fight and follow cancer, in an all-stock transaction.

Brookfield Infrastructure, which partnered with GIC Special Investments, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, and institutional partners of Brookfield Asset Management in the US$8.4 billion acquisition of Genesee & Wyoming Inc., a freight railroad owner and operator based in the United States.

Leslie Alexander and his affiliated entities in the US$2.2 billion sale of the Houston Rockets NBA team and its interest in the Toyota Center to Houston businessman Tilman J. Fertitta and his affiliated entity, Fertitta Entertainment, Inc.

FCX Performance, Inc., a portfolio company of Harvest Partners, in its approximately US$768 million sale to Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: AIT).

Saudi Refining, Inc. (SRI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco), in the discontinuation of Motiva Enterprises LLC and the division of Motiva's assets, liabilities and businesses between SRI and affiliates of its joint venture partner, Royal Dutch Shell PLC.

Pernod Ricard SA, the world's second-largest distiller, in its acquisition of Rabbit Hole Spirits, LLC, a US premium bourbon brand.

Pernod Ricard SA, in its acquisition of Firestone & Robertson Distilling, owner of the TX brand, a leading private equity backed whiskey brand headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

CVC Capital Partners Asia Fund IV in its acquisition of OANDA Global Corporation, a global online retail trading platform, currency data and analytics company.

Anthem, Inc. in its acquisition of HealthSun, one of the fastest-growing integrated Medicare Advantage health plans and healthcare delivery networks in Florida.

Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. in its sale of Bayonne Energy Center, a power generation facility in Bayonne, New Jersey.

Kelson Energy Inc. in its sale of ownership interest in the Dogwood Energy Facility, natural gas fired, combined-cycle facility located in Pleasant Hill, Missouri.

Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC in its US$2.65 billion acquisition of the US-based generic drugs businesses, Roxane Laboratories Inc. and Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Inc. from German drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim.

Quad-C Management, Inc. in numerous transactions, including its sale of Balboa Water Group, a leading manufacturer of customized, critical components for the portable spa, jetted bath and other adjacent markets, its investment in Pharm-Olam International, Ltd., a multinational, full-service clinical research organization serving the biopharmaceutical and medical device industries, and Vaco Investor Holdings LLC, a leading executive search, consulting, placement and strategic staffing firm, in the auction sale of Vaco to Olympus Partners.

Cogentrix Energy Power Management, LLC, a leading independent power producer and portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, in its sale of Red Oak Power, LLC, the New Jersey-based power generation facility, to Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Inc.

Harvest Partners in numerous transactions, including its sale of Driven Brands, Inc., a franchisor of US automotive repair chains, and its acquisition of PRO Unlimited, a provider of contingent workforce management services and software.

Regal Beloit Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of electric motors, mechanical and electrical motion controls and power generation products, in its US$1.44 billion acquisition of the Power Transmissions Solutions business of Emerson Electric Co.