Harry Hudesman

Associate, New York

Biography

Overview

Harry is a member of the Employment, Compensation, and Benefits practice within the Firm's Mergers & Acquisitions Section. He provides counsel to employers on a full range of employment law matters, including those related to: the hiring of new employees; complying with federal, state and local employment laws (e.g., the ADA, ADEA, FLSA, FMLA, Title VII and WARN); preventing discrimination and harassment in the workplace; conducting workplace investigations; wage and hour issues; restrictive covenants and individual terminations. Harry also advises clients on a range of executive compensation and employee benefits issues.

Harry was recognized as a 2015 Empire State Counsel Honoree by the New York State Bar Association for his dedication to seeking justice for low-income clients.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
US District Court for the Southern District of New York
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US District Court for the District of New Jersey
Education
JD
The George Washington University Law School
BA
The University of Massachusetts Amherst
Languages
English

Experience

Anthem, Inc. in the acquisition of Beacon Health Options, the largest independently held behavioral health organization in the country.

Summa Equity AB, a private equity firm specializing in investments in companies that help solve global challenges, in its acquisition of Olink Proteomics Holding AB, a Swedish life science company with substantial operations in the US that has developed a unique technology for human biomarker discovery, and the related acquisition financing.

Clariant Corporation, Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH, SCG Chemicals (Singapore) Pte., Ltd. and Hexagon International, Inc., 50% equityholders of GTC Technology US, LLC and GTC Technology International LP, a global licensor of process technologies, process equipment solutions, chemicals and catalysts to the petrochemical, refinery and gas processing materials, in the sale of those entities to Sulzer US Holding Inc. and Sulzer AG.

Brookfield Asset Management in its CAD$4.3 billion acquisition of Enercare Inc., one of North America’s largest home and commercial services companies, providing residential energy infrastructure, including water heaters, heating, ventilation, air conditioners rentals.

An affiliate of CVC Pacific Limited in its acquisition of a majority equity stake in UnitedLex, a leading alternative legal services provider.

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

The senior management team of Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., a leading manufacturer of sports equipment, in connection with the acquisition of Rawlings by Seidler Equity Partners from Newell Brands Inc.

Evans Food Group, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, in its acquisition of Turkey Creek Pork Skins, a maker of pork rind products.

Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), a Fortune 500 energy services holding company, in its US$9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of Energy Future Holdings Corp., which indirectly owns 80% of Oncor Electric Delivery Company, LLC, an operator of the largest electric transmission and distribution system in Texas. The transaction, which created the largest utility holding company in the US, valued Oncor at US$18.8 billion. This transaction was named "M&A Deal of the Year" by The Deal in 2018.

Anthem, Inc. in the acquisition of Aspire Health, Inc., the nation's largest non-hospice, community-based palliative care provider.