Matthew A. Rothman


Matthew A. Rothman


Philadelphia | Cira Centre, 2929 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2808
+1 215 994 2447 | +1 215 994 2222

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Matthew A. Rothman focuses his practice on corporate and securities matters, with an emphasis on private equity mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Rothman also advises clients regarding public equity offerings, federal securities laws reporting obligations and corporate governance matters.


Significant Representations

  • ECN Capital Corp. (TSX: ECN), in the sale of its U.S. based commercial and vendor finance business to PNC Financial Services Group for approximately US$1.25 billion.
  • MSX International (MSXI), a leading global business process outsourcing company that provides specialized technology-based services to the automotive industry, in its sale to Bain Capital Private Equity.
  • Stripes Group, in connection with its investments in: Califia Farms, one of the fastest growing natural beverage companies in the United States providing premium plant-based beverages like almond milk, coffee and juices; and Stella & Chewy’s, a leading provider of all-natural freeze dried and frozen raw food for dogs and cats.
  • Graham Partners, in connection with: its investment in BrightPet Nutrition Group, a leading developer and contract manufacturer of quality premium and super-premium pet food; and its disposition of SP Industries, a leading designer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, pharmaceutical manufacturing solutions, laboratory supplies and instruments, and specialty glassware.
  • Versa Capital Management in its acquisition by one of its affiliates of Silver Airways.
  • JetPay Corporation (NASDAQ: JTPY), in connection with its acquisition of ACI Merchant Systems, LLC, a debit and credit card processing company.
  • FS Investment Corporation (NYSE: FSIC), FS Energy and Power Fund, FS Investment Corporation II, FS Investment Corporation III, and FS Investment Corporation IV, five business development companies sponsored by Franklin Square Holdings, L.P., in connection with their continuous public offerings for gross proceeds of over US$13 billion in the aggregate.
  • FS Investment Corporation (NYSE: FSIC), in connection with its listing of common stock on the NYSE.
  • University of Pittsburgh, B.S., 2008, summa cum laude
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 2012, cum laude
  • Pennsylvania