Education

The State University of New York (Buffalo)

B.A., 1980
  • cum laude

The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law

J.D., 1983

Bar Admission

Florida

New York

Joel D. Mayersohn

Member

Overview

Joel Mayersohn, a Member at Dickinson Wright, focuses his practice in corporate, securities and business law. He advises a diversified client base in private placements, public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions and general securities, as well as corporate law matters. He also has experience in venture capital, going private transactions, bridge loans and pipe financings.

Prominent Assignments

Represented Placement Agent in a restructuring and $10 million offering of convertible debentures and warrants for a publicly traded clothing company

Represented an international “casual dining” company in a follow-on public offering and an up-listing on the NASDAQ stock market

Represented a national investment banking firm in an initial public offering of units for a medical device company that were listed on the NASDAQ stock market

Represented a specialty Pharmacy Company in a $15 million acquisition of a competitor and related $25 million term and revolving credit facility

Represented a diverse e-commerce and multi-channel retailer in a cash acquisition by a private company. The transaction had an enterprise value of $180 million

Represented a provider of outsourced services for the wireless telecommunications industry in a growth investment by a private equity firm consisting of debt and equity

Represented a software development company in the internet space in the sale of the company to a subsidiary of AT&T Corp

Represented an insurance investment group in the purchase of an insurance brokerage firm and related transactions

Represented a technology based public company in the acquisition of an information technology solution provides and related revolving credit facility

Represented rehabilitation equipment manufacturer and treatment provider in the purchase of a series of rehabilitation centers

Extensive representation of public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions

Corporate finance experience, including early stage fundings, private placement transactions, PIPEs and public offerings of equity and debt securities

Advise and counsel with respect to periodic SEC reporting, corporate governance, fiduciary obligations and compliance programs

Served as issuers and underwriters' counsel in numerous public offerings

Representative Clients

  • BioMatrix Specialty Pharmacy LLC
  • View Trade Securities
  • Onstream Media Corporation
  • Raisol Capital
  • Cognitive Ventures LLC

Professional Involvement

  • The Florida Bar
  • American Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Broward County Take Stock in Children, Board Member
  • Mailman Segal Institute, Board of Advisors

Publications/Presentations

  • "R&A Guides Small Company Through Merger Into Comvest" -South Florida Daily Business Review (May 2013)
  • "Duo Helped in $180M Acquisition of Plantation-based Online Retailer" - South Florida Daily Business Review (2012)
  • "Company Purchase Agreements" - Roetzel Corporate Counsel Forum (2010)
  • "Advising the Board of Directors, Effectively Managing the Risk" - Roetzel Corporate Counsel Forum (2009)
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Acknowledgements

  • Selected "Dealmaker of the Week" by South Florida Daily Business Review (July 2012)
  • Listed as one of the "Top Lawyers, Corporate and Business Practice" by South Florida Legal Guide (2009)
  • Finalist for the Key Partners Award, Business Law by South Florida Business Journal (2007)
  • Listed as one of the "Top Lawyers in Florida" by South Florida Legal Guide (2007)