Jeffrey L. Wasserman is a Member of the Sills Cummis & Gross Corporate, Banking and Finance, and Life Sciences Practice Groups. Mr. Wasserman provides corporate counseling to private equity and venture capital funds, and public and private companies. His expertise includes the structuring and negotiating of leveraged buy-outs, investments, complex acquisitions, secured and unsecured lending, and joint ventures/collaborations. Mr. Wasserman also provides general corporate advice.
Mr. Wasserman has
significant experience representing pharmaceutical and life sciences clients
relating to acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures and collaborations,
product and technology licensing, and distribution arrangements. In addition, Mr. Wasserman’s experience
includes licensing transactions with a focus on the entertainment industry,
physical and digital media distributors, and some of the largest “As Seen on
TV” companies in the United
Prior to joining the
Firm, Mr. Wasserman was most recently the Chief Executive Officer of a private-equity
backed company in the over-the-counter consumer health industry. He also served in senior management positions
for other prescription products and medical device corporations. He was a founding general partner and served
as Senior Vice President and General Counsel to a Boca Raton, Florida-based
private equity/venture capital fund. Mr. Wasserman started his career in the
corporate and securities practice groups at Morgan Lewis and Mayer Brown &
Platt in New York.
Mr. Wasserman has also served on a number of public and private boards of directors
and regularly counsels boards on various matters.