Scott Schilson

Associate, New York

Biography

Overview

Scott Schilson is an associate in the Employment, Compensation & Benefits group within the Firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice. He provides counsel to public and privately held companies, financial institutions, and corporate executives on an array of employment, executive compensation, and employee benefits matters.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
Education
LLM
New York University School of Law
JD
University of Florida Levin College of Law
BA
University of Florida
Languages
English

Experience

Graf Industrial Corp. (NYSE: GRAF), a SPAC, in its US$1.8 billion business combination with Velodyne LiDAR, Inc., a developer of Lidar Technology for corporate and consumer markets.

dMY Technology Group Inc. in its US$1.78 billion business combination with Rush Street Interactive, LP, a US-based online casino and sports betting company.

dMY Technology Group, Inc. II (NYSE: DMYD), a SPAC, in its US$1.68 billion business combination with UK-based Genius Sports Group.

NICE Ltd. (Nasdaq: NICE), the world's leading provider of both cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions, in its acquisition of Guardian Analytics, a leading AI cloud-based financial crime risk management solution provider.

Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Inc. in its US$619 million acquisition of Seven Seas Water Corporation, AquaVenture Holdings Inc. and AquaVenture Holdings Curacao N.V. from AI Aqua (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l, a company owned by Advent International Corporation.

Lantheus Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNTH), a leader in the development, manufacture and commercialization of innovative diagnostic imaging agents and products, in the US$500 million acquisition of Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGNX).

Representation of Sole Source Capital, an industrial-focused private equity firm, in its platform acquisition of Dallas Plastics, a leading manufacturer of blown polyethylene film with printing, embossing, and other value-added capabilities for the medical, food and industrial end-use markets.

Entrepreneurial Equity Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on making investments in the food and consumer packaged goods industries, in a series of acquisitions, including the: 

  • acquisition of Grecian Delight Foods, Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of Greek and Mediterranean inspired cuisine;
  • acquisition of Kronos Foods, Inc., a leader and producer of manufacturing and selling global cuisine, including Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods, ready-to-eat proteins, plant-based proteins and bakery products;
  • acquisition of Daniele International LLC, a branded leader and private label producer of specialty Italian charcuterie and deli meats, including prosciutto, salami and snack packs; and
  • acquisition by its portfolio company, Daniele International LLC, of Creminelli Meats LLC, a branded manufacturer of specialty cured meats.

NTT DATA, Inc., a recognized leader in global technology services, in its acquisition of Net eSolutions Corp., a provider of digital design and transformation services for US Department of Health and Human Services agencies.

Dominus Capital, L.P. in connection with its acquisition of Surface Preparation Technologies, LLC, the nation's number one provider of rumble strips and related roadway safety services. 

AIT Worldwide Logistics Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of Quad-C Management, Inc., in its add-on acquisition of Unitrans Holdings, Inc., an international transportation and logistics provider.