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Julie Martinelli

Tel: +1-212-373-3442
Fax: +1-212-492-0442

New York

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
Fax: +1-212-492-0442

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A counsel in the Corporate Department, Julie M. Martinelli focuses her practice on mergers, acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and other transactional matters. Julie has represented publicly traded and privately held companies, private equity firms and other financial investors. Her industry experience includes transactions in media, entertainment, healthcare, retail, consumer goods, financial services and other industry segments.


Some of Julie's recent matters include:

  • CI Capital Partners and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • Galls in its acquisition by Charlesbank Capital Partners
    • SavATree in numerous acquisitions and its eventual sale to funds advised by Apax
    • Summit Companies in numerous acquisitions and its eventual sale to BlackRock Long Term Capital
  • Kohlberg & Company and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • PCI Pharma Services in its acquisition of Lyophilization Services of New England, Inc. from Permira
    • its acquisition of Interstate Hotels & Resorts from Thayer Lodging and Jin Jiang International Hotels and eventual merger with Aimbridge Hospitality
    • Interstate Hotels & Resorts in its acquisitions of the management platform of Gateway Hospitality Group and the management agreements of 82 premium-branded, select and full-service hotels, plus one restaurant, from White Lodging
    • its acquisition of DecoPac from Snow Phipps Group
    • its acquisition of Senneca Holdings from Audax Private Equity
    • its acquisition of a majority stake of Parts Authority, a portfolio company of The Jordan Company
    • e+CancerCare in its sale to Integrated Oncology Network
    • PPC Industries in connection with Kohlberg's acquisition of Pexco from Odyssey Investment Partners. PPC merged with Pexco to create Spectrum Plastics Group
    • Spectrum Plastics Group in its sale to affiliates of AEA Investors
  • ADP in its:
    • acquisition of Celergo
    • $235 million sale of its Consumer Health Spending Accounts and Consolidated Omnibus Reconciliation Act businesses to WageWorks
  • General Atlantic in its:
    • approximately $440 million sale of its ownership stake in TriNet Group to Atairos Group
    • investment in Turbonomic
  • Givaudan SA in its:
    • acquisition of Ungerer Industries
    • $340 million acquisition of the Spicetec Flavors & Seasonings business divested by ConAgra Foods
  • KPS Capital Partners and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • the acquisition of United Copper Industries by Southwire Company
    • Autokiniton Global Group in its acquisition of L&W
  • Lehigh Hanson, the U.S. affiliate of HeidelbergCement, in the $2.3 billion sale of its U.S. West region business to Martin Marietta Materials
  • Sagewind Capital and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • its investment in Sigma Defense Systems
    • QuantiTech in its acquisition of Millennium Engineering and Integration Company
  • Sumitomo Corporation in its joint investment with Brookfield Asset Management in 26 project companies involved in water and sewage services and industrial water treatment owned by Odebrecht Ambiental
  • Templar Energy in connection with assessing strategic alternatives and sale of substantially all of its oil and natural gas producing properties to Presidio Petroleum
  • Thom Browne, head designer and equity holder of his menswear and womenswear brand, in connection with the acquisition of a majority stake in the company by Sandbridge Capital from Stripe International, and in connection with the acquisition of the company by Ermenegildo Zegna Group
  • Wellspring Capital Management and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • ProAmpac in its sale to the Pritzker Group Private Capital
    • Tradesmen International in its acquisition by private equity funds affiliated with The Blackstone Group
  • Wilton Brands, a portfolio company of TowerBrook Capital Partners, in its acquisition by Dr. August Oetker KG

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