David advises private and public companies on domestic and cross-border transactions in the technology, life sciences, and energy and infrastructure sectors. He regularly advises clients on complex M&A transactions, joint ventures, and general corporate matters.
David is passionate about his role as a trusted advisor to clients, and he immerses himself in the businesses of his clients to enable him to deliver impactful and strategic legal services.
Before joining Orrick, David practiced at another international law firm in New York.
Represented Shopify Inc. in several transactions, including the following:
Represented Pitney Bowes Inc. in its sale of the Tacit Knowledge digital commerce solutions business to Grid Dynamics
Represented Sailthru Inc., a New York based marketing automation firm, in its equity sale to Campaign Monitor
Represented Avaya Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the outstanding equity of CTIntegrations, LLCEnergy and Infrastructure
Represented affiliates of Macquarie Group Limited in several transactions, including the following:
Represented Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd in its acquisition of a controlling interest in Clenera, LLC and several renewable energy projects in the U.S.Life Sciences
Represented ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIP) in several transactions, including the following:
Represented Guide Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing precision genetic medicines, in its equity sale to Beam Therapeutics Inc.
Represented Euclid Systems Corporation, a global leader in myopia treatment, in its equity sale to an affiliate of Hillhouse Capital Group
Represented Sizewise, a global medical equipment manufacturer, in its sale to Agiliti (NYSE: AGTI), a service provider to the U.S. healthcare industry ($230 million)
While at his prior firm, represented Merck & Co. in its acquisitions of Cubist Pharmaceuticals and Idenix PharmaceuticalsTransportation
Represented Fisker Inc. (NYSE: FSR), an electric vehicle manufacturer, in its sale to Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp., a SPAC sponsored by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, Inc.
Represented Battle Motors Inc. in its acquisition of the outstanding equity of Crane Carrier Company, LLC, a commercial vehicle OEM
Represented SPII Holdings Inc., a company controlled by DryShips Inc.’s chairman and CEO George Economou, in a “go-private” transaction