Olshan Wins M&A Advisor Private Equity "Deal of the Year" Award for Its Representation in the Sale of Kaufman Astoria Studios
Olshan has been named a winner in the 21st Annual M&A Advisor Awards in the category “Private Equity Deal of the Year (between $500MM - $1B)” for the firm’s representation of Kaufman Astoria Studios in its sale to the joint venture of Hackman Capital Partners and Square Mile Capital Management. The Olshan team responsible for completing the lengthy process of finalizing the sale was led by Real Estate partners Thomas Kearns and Hyman Kindler and included: Real Estate: Amy Lu and Yael Mandel; Corporate: Kenneth Silverman, Kenneth Mantel, Brian Roe, Joshua Park, Robert Gagne and Zachary Freedman; Intellectual Property: Steven Gursky and Mary Grieco; Litigation: Peter Sartorius, Thomas Fleming. Olshan was co-counsel on the transaction with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, led by Gary Horowitz and Ben Schaye. The M&A Advisor Awards remain some of the oldest, most-established and prestigious awards in the M&A industry. Awarded by The M&A Advisor, the premier organization for mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and corporate finance professionals, hundreds of companies vie for top honors in over 35 categories.