Mergers & Acquisitions
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Our M&A lawyers are among the most experienced and effective in the world. We represent many of the world's largest publicly traded and privately held companies, as well as leading private equity firms, financial advisors and other financial institutions and investors on their most important mergers, acquisitions and takeover transactions.
Roark Capital to Acquire Subway Restaurants
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- August 24, 2023
Paul, Weiss advised Roark Capital Group in its acquisition of Subway Restaurants, one of the world’s largest quick service restaurant brands. The deal will combine Subway’s global presence and brand strength with Roark’s deep expertise in restaurant and franchise business models. Financial terms of the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions, were not disclosed.
The Paul, Weiss team was led by corporate partners Jeffrey Marell and Sarah Stasny, and included corporate partners Monica Thurmond, Suhan Shim, Charles Pesant, Victoria Forrester, Robert Zochowski, Marco Masotti and Aaron Schlaphoff, and counsel Stephen Koo, David Sobel, Mikhel Schecter, Hilary Christian, Andrew Day and Jennifer Songer; tax partners Matthew Jordan and Scott Sontag; litigation partners Jacqueline Rubin, Andrew Finch, Roberto Finzi, Paul Brachman and counsel Jared Nagley; executive compensation partner Lawrence Witdorchic; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon and counsel Elana Bensoul; and antitrust counsel Marta Kelly.