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Rob Leclerc works with private and publicly traded companies, and private equity firms to execute mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, joint ventures and other complex transactions. Rob is a partner in our Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Governance practices.

Rob also has extensive experience counseling companies, boards of directors, and executive teams with respect to strategic alternatives, activist defense, and fiduciary duties. Rob’s practice also involves advising on SEC reporting and disclosure requirements, corporate governance, and other corporate and securities matters.

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Credentials

J.D., Vanderbilt University

B.S., Indiana University, with high honors

Georgia

New York

French

Matters

Representation of Total System Services in its $54 billion merger of equals with Global Payments

Representation of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in its sale to Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Representation of Belk, Inc. in its sale to an affiliate of Sycamore Partners.

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Representation of Total System Services in its $54 billion merger of equals with Global Payments

Representation of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in its sale to Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Representation of Belk, Inc. in its sale to an affiliate of Sycamore Partners.

Representation of Carmike Cinemas, Inc. in its sale to AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.

Representation of Hanesbrands Inc. in its acquisition of Maidenform Brands, Inc., a leading consumer goods company.

Representation of Immucor, Inc., in its sale to an affiliate of TPG Capital.

Representation of an affiliate of Roark Capital Group in acquisition of a majority stake in CKE Inc.

Representation of Edens Investment Trust in its acquisition of AmREIT, Inc., a company specializing in the acquisition, operation and redevelopment of retail and mixed-use properties.

Representation of Total System Services in its acquisition of Netspend, a company focused on the reloadable prepaid card market.

Representation of the special committee of the board of directors of comScore in activist campaign by Starboard Value.

Insights

Article · Source: Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation

February 20, 2019
The Ashland-Cruiser Proxy Contest: A Case Study

Client Alert

January 17, 2019
Impact of U.S. Government Shutdown on M&A

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Matters

Representation of Total System Services in its $54 billion merger of equals with Global Payments

Representation of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in its sale to Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Representation of Belk, Inc. in its sale to an affiliate of Sycamore Partners.

See more
Icon close

Close

Matters

Representation of Total System Services in its $54 billion merger of equals with Global Payments

Representation of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in its sale to Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Representation of Belk, Inc. in its sale to an affiliate of Sycamore Partners.

Representation of Carmike Cinemas, Inc. in its sale to AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.

Representation of Hanesbrands Inc. in its acquisition of Maidenform Brands, Inc., a leading consumer goods company.

Representation of Immucor, Inc., in its sale to an affiliate of TPG Capital.

Representation of an affiliate of Roark Capital Group in acquisition of a majority stake in CKE Inc.

Representation of Edens Investment Trust in its acquisition of AmREIT, Inc., a company specializing in the acquisition, operation and redevelopment of retail and mixed-use properties.

Representation of Total System Services in its acquisition of Netspend, a company focused on the reloadable prepaid card market.

Representation of the special committee of the board of directors of comScore in activist campaign by Starboard Value.

Insights

Article · Source: Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation

February 20, 2019
The Ashland-Cruiser Proxy Contest: A Case Study

Client Alert

January 17, 2019
Impact of U.S. Government Shutdown on M&A

View all

Credentials

J.D., Vanderbilt University

B.S., Indiana University, with high honors

Georgia

New York

French