Daniel Mun advises private equity firms, as well as public and private companies, on a wide range of complex corporate transactions.

Mr. Mun represents clients on mergers and other business combinations, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, restructurings, equity investments, as well as corporate governance matters.

Mr. Mun has significant experience advising clients in a wide range of sectors, including construction, industrials, financial services, technology, manufacturing, franchising, and retail. 

Mr. Mun’s experience includes the representation of:

  • Franchise Group on its:
    • Acquisition of W.S. Badcock Corporation for US$580 million*
    • Acquisition of Sylvan Learning*
    • Acquisition of Pet Supplies Plus for approximately US$700 million*
    • Acquisitions of the Sears Outlet stores business and American Freight Group*
  • New Mountain Capital and DRB Systems on DRB’s sale to Vontier for approximately US$965 million*
  • New Mountain Capital and portfolio company Sparta Systems on New Mountain’s US$1.3 billion sale of Sparta to Honeywell*
  • The Sterling Group on its establishment of Frontline Road Safety, a new platform formed to build a national leader in the US road safety industry, and its subsequent acquisitions of:
    • Stripe-A-Zone*
    • Griffin Pavement Striping*
    • Apply-A-Line*
    • Hi-Lite Airfield Services*
    • PK Contracting*
    • Specialized Pavement Marking*
    • Ozark Striping*
  • Highline Aftermarket, a subsidiary of The Sterling Group, on its acquisition of Plews Retail, an automotive designer, manufacturer and distributor*
  • Vintage Capital on the sale of Buddy’s Home Furnishings to Liberty Tax*
  • The Sterling Group on the acquisition of Polychem Corporation, a leader in the securement packaging industry*
  • Aquiline Capital Partners on its acquisition of Relation Insurance Services*
  • Cowen Inc. on its US$115 million acquisition of Quarton International, a leading global financial advisory company serving the middle market*
  • Cowen Inc. on its acquisition of MHT Partners, an investment bank focused on representing innovative companies in growing markets*
  • Victory Capital on its US$850 million acquisition of USAA Asset Management Company*
  • Genstar Capital on its:
    • Acquisition of a majority stake in Cetera Financial Services, a network of independent broker-dealers*
    • Acquisition of Institutional Shareholder Services for US$720 million*
  • SpareFoot, a leading online marketplace for self-storage, in its acquisition of SiteLink, a global leader in self-storage management software and in-house payment processing, and the sale of SpareFoot to Cove Hill Partners*
  • Apollo Global Management in its:
    • US$6.9 billion leveraged buyout of the ADT Corporation*
    • US$2.2 billion leveraged buyout of Diamond Resorts International*
    • Acquisition of Protection 1 and Alarm Security Group*
    • Equity syndication for the US$7.1 billion leveraged buyout of El Paso Corporation’s oil & gas exploration business*
    • Restructuring of EP Energy Corporation and its subsequent US$700 million initial public offering*
    • US$700 million investment commitment in oil and gas producer Zenergy*
  • Searchlight Capital Partners in its:
    • US$175 million acquisition of national branding and creative services agency 160Over90*
    • Purchase of 10,000,000 shares in Communications Sales & Leasing, a REIT engaged in the acquisition and construction of communications infrastructure*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Columbia University School of Law, 2007
  • LLB, King's College London, 2007