Kristen Röhr is an associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group, and is resident in the New York office. Ms. Röhr focuses on the representation of corporate clients and private equity funds in connection with domestic and global mergers, acquisitions and equity investments in a broad range of industries.
Fortis Inc., 2016
Representation of Fortis Inc., Canada's largest publicly-owned distribution utility, in its US$11.3 billion acquisition of ITC Holdings Corp., an electric transmission company operating in the Great Lakes and Great Plains regions.
Representation of Iconix Brand Group, Inc., a NASDAQ-listed consumer brand management company, in its US$100 million sale of intellectual property assets and licenses primarily related to the Sharper Image brand in the United States, Latin America, China, India and Israel.
Representation of Hovensa L.L.C., a US Virgin Islands company and a joint venture formed by Hess Corp. and Petróleos de Venezuela, in the sale of substantially all of its petroleum terminalling assets pursuant to Sections 363 and 365 of the Bankruptcy Code, to a subsidiary of ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC.
Anthem, Inc., 2016
Representation of Anthem, Inc., one of the nation's largest health benefits companies, in its recently terminated US$54.2 billion agreement to acquire Cigna Corporation, a combination that garnered front-page coverage for over 2 years and involved extensive coordination of a White & Case team of cross-practice lawyers in M&A, antitrust, litigation and bank finance.
Harvest Partners, 2015
Representation of Harvest Partners in the sale of its portfolio company, Driven Brands, Inc., one of the leading franchisors in the automotive aftermarket.
Federal-Mogul Corporation, 2014
Representation of Federal-Mogul Corporation, a public company controlled by Carl Icahn and a leading global supplier of products and services in the automotive sector, in its acquisition of Affinia Group Inc.'s chassis business.
Representation of Curvature LLC, a global provider of refurbished and surplus networking equipment, servers and optics and a portfolio company of US private equity firm Quad-C Management, Inc., in its add-on acquisition of C.S.U. Operations, LLC, a global provider of third-party maintenance and support services.