Donn A. Beloff's practice is focused on public and private securities offerings, private equity and venture capital transactions, public and private securities offerings (as both issuer's and underwriter's counsel), mergers and acquisitions and counseling boards and senior management on strategic business, corporate governance, financial and transactional matters. Donn's specific industry experience includes health care services, computer hardware and software, information technology, telecommunications, time share resort development, employee outsourcing and leasing, consumer products, auto racing, pharmaceuticals, education, insurance and customer call centers.
Areas of Concentration
Corporate and securities
Mergers and acquisitions
Public and private securities offerings
Strategic business, finance and transactional planning
Member, The Florida Bar
Member, District of Columbia Bar Association
Awards & Recognition
Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2007-2013
Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, 2006-2012
Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2007-2012
Selected, Top Dealmakers of the Year Finalist - International Corporate (M&A) Category, Daily Business Review, 2011
Selected, Winning Deal Team - Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (Over $100mm), 2011 Turnaround Awards, The M&A Advisor, 2011
Selected, Top Dealmakers of the Year - International Corporate (M&A) Category, Daily Business Review, 2010
Selected, Top Dealmakers of the Year Finalist - Corporate Finance Category, Daily Business Review, 2009
Selected, Top Dealmakers of the Year - Domestic Corporate Category, Daily Business Review, 2008 Rated, AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
$5.1 billion acquisition of Burger King by Justice Holdings Ltd. — Acquisition of Burger King Worldwide Holdings, Inc. by Justice Holdings Ltd., a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC).
$8.0 billion merger of Liberty Acquisition Holdings Corp. with Prisa — Reverse acquisition of Spanish media conglomerate Promotora de Informaciones, S.A. by Liberty Acquisition Holdings Corp.
$6.7 billion acquisition of Pearl Group by Liberty Acquisition Holdings (International) Company — Counsel for Liberty Acquisition Holdings (International) Company (NYX: Pearl), a special purpose acquisition company, in $6.7 billion acquisition of Pearl Group Limited, the United Kingdom's largest consolidator of closed life insurance funds, and Opal Reassurance Limited, a re-insurance company.