Recommended for Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation and Retirement Plans.The Legal 500 US 2016-2018

Lori D. Goodman

New York
  • 885 Third Avenue
  • New York, NY 10022-4834
  • USA
 
 

Lori Goodman is a partner in the Tax Department of the New York office of Latham & Watkins, where her practice focuses on executive compensation and employee benefits matters for public and private companies, primarily in the context of mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions. Ms. Goodman regularly drafts and negotiates employment, severance, and change in control agreements and equity and non-equity compensation plans and award agreements, as well as the employee benefits provisions of acquisition agreements. Ms. Goodman also prepares the executive compensation disclosure for proxy statements and other securities filings and advises on other tax, securities, and corporate law issues associated with executive compensation and employee benefits matters.

Ms. Goodman represents numerous private equity firms, public companies and financial institutions on employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including Energy Capital Partners, Vestar Capital Partners, The Container Store, and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation.  

Ms. Goodman represents numerous private equity firms, public companies and financial institutions on employee benefits and executive compensation matters, including Energy Capital Partners, Vestar Capital Partners, The Container Store, and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation. Her recent merger and acquisition matters include advising:

  • Energy Capital Partners in several proposed acquisitions and divestitures, including relating to (i) its divestitures of Equipower Resources Corp. and Brayton Point Holdings to Dynegy Inc. and (ii) its acquisition, along with a consortium of investors, of Calpine Corporation
  • Energy Capital Partners in the initial public offering of Propetro Holding Corp.
  • Odyssey Investment Partners in (i) its divestiture of Ranpak Holdings, Inc. to investment funds affiliated with Rhone Capital L.L.C. and (ii) its divestiture of BarrierSafe Solutions International to Ansell Limited
  • Vestar Capital Partners in its acquisition of the Don Companies
  • Eurozeo in its acquisition of Dominion Web Solutions
 
 
 
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