Ipek Candan Snyder | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Ipek Candan Snyder
 Ipek Candan Snyder

Ipek Candan Snyder

Counsel, New York

Overview

Ipek Candan Snyder is counsel in the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group, and is resident in the New York office. Ipek focuses on the representation of corporate clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, divestitures, restructurings, reorganizations, joint ventures, spin-offs, tender offers in a broad range of industries including power, oil & gas, aerospace and defense, consumer products and food, technology, healthcare and entertainment. Ipek has also advised clients on general corporate and corporate governance matters, executive and employee compensation as well as offerings of debt and equity securities, both public and private placements.

Before joining White & Case in July 2011, Ipek was most recently an associate at a well-known US law firm in New York, and she was also a partner at one of the largest law firms in Kansas where she counseled public and privately held companies both domestically and internationally.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, Brooklyn Law School
  • BA, New York University

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Turkish

Experience

Calpine Corporation in its sale of South Point Energy Center, an approximately 504 MW natural gas-fired, combined-cycle, electric generation facility on the Fort Mojave Indian Reservation in Mohave Valley, Arizona, to Nevada Power Company.

Calpine Corporation in its US$500 million acquisition of the Granite Ridge Energy Center, a 745 MW combined-cycle, gas-fired power plant located in Londonderry, New Hampshire.

Global Infrastructure Partners in the acquisition of the principal holdings of Competitive Power Ventures.

Calpine Corporation in its US$530 million acquisition of Fore River Generating Station, a nominal 809 MW combined-cycle power plant, from Exelon Corporation.

Calpine Corporation in its US$1.57 billion sale of six power plants, located in Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Florida and South Carolina and comprising 3,498 MW of combined-cycle generation capacity, to NatGen Southeast Power LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of LS Power Equity Partners III.

Calpine Corporation in its US$432 million acquisition of the 800 MW power plant owned by Bosque Power Co.

Panasonic Corporation in the US$1.545 billion acquisition of Hussmann Corporation, a Missouri-based manufacturer of refrigerated display cases and systems, from shareholders, including Clayton, Dubilier and Rice LLC.

Nordic Capital and its portfolio company CPS Color (CPS), in a combination of CPS’s colorant business and Chromaflo Technologies, a global provider of pigment and chemical dispersions.

Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC, a subsidiary of Royal Ahold, as a stalking-bidder in connection with Stop & Shop's US$146.3 million acquisition of 25 supermarkets from Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P), pursuant to a sale order under section 363 of the US Bankruptcy Code.