Justin Rosenberg represents clients in high-value, strategic private equity, M&A, and other complex corporate matters.

Mr. Rosenberg advises private equity firms, strategic buyers and sellers, and private and public companies on: 

  • Acquisitions and divestitures
  • Cross-border transactions
  • Private equity transactions
  • Securities law and corporate governance issues 

Before joining Latham, Mr. Rosenberg was a partner at another international law firm.

Mr. Rosenberg’s experience includes advising:

  • Abbott Laboratories on AbbVie’s spin-off*
  • ADT on acquiring Defenders and its investment from Google in connection with the companies’ establishing a long-term commercial partnership*
  • Air Methods on its US$2.5 billion acquisition by American Securities affiliates*
  • Funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management on acquiring Outerwall (n/k/a Coinstar), Shutterfly, Snapfish, Yahoo!, and Univar Solutions*
  • Funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management on State Farm’s US$1.2 billion equity investment in ADT, an Apollo portfolio company*
  • Funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management on acquiring, alongside Elliott Investment Management, US$900 million of convertible preferred stock in Western Digital*
  • Aptiv on its autonomous driving joint venture with Hyundai Motor Group*
  • The independent directors of Avon Products on its US$3.7 billion acquisition by Natura*
  • Carlson Hotels on its sale to HNA Group*
  • Delta Airlines on its merger of equals with Northwest Airlines*
  • Dubai Aerospace Enterprise on selling StandardAero to Veritas Capital*
  • ecoATM, a portfolio company of funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, on selling a minority stake to Cowen Sustainable Advisors, a division of Cowen Inc.*
  • The Lerner family on selling the Cleveland Browns to an entity controlled by Jimmy A. Haslam, III*
  • M&T Bank on acquiring Hudson City Bancorp*
  • Marshall & Ilsley on its sale to the Bank of Montreal*
  • The Medicines Company on its US$9.7 billion sale to Novartis*
  • Mirant on its merger of equals with RRI Energy*
  • The PNC Financial Services Group on:
    • Acquiring Royal Bank of Canada’s US retail banking business*
    • Selling its Global Investment Servicing business to Bank of New York Mellon*
    • Acquiring National City Corporation (and the related divestiture of 61 National City Bank branches)*
  • PVH on acquiring:
    • Tommy Hilfiger*
    • The Warnaco Group*
  • Redbox on its combination with Seaport Global Acquisition Corp., a publicly traded special-purpose acquisition company*
  • Searchlight Capital Partners on acquiring, alongside ForgeLight, a majority stake in Univision Holdings*
  • Shutterfly, a portfolio company of funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, on acquiring Spoonflower*
  • Ticketmaster Entertainment on its merger of equals with Live Nation*
  • Univision Holdings on its US$4.8 billion acquisition of content and media assets of Grupo Televisa*
  • Yahoo! on:
    • Its 30-year exclusive commercial agreement with Taboola*
    • Selling its Edgecast business to Limelight Networks*
    • Acquiring Wagr*
    • Acquiring CommonStock*
    • Acquiring Artifact*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham 

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Northwestern University School of Law, 2007
    magna cum laude
  • BS, University of Pennsylvania, 2001
    magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English