Eric B. Amstutz - Wyche, P.A.

Eric B. Amstutz

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 864-242-8201

Eric Amstutz concentrates his practice in advising businesses; the negotiation, drafting and analysis of complex agreements, including business mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and spin-offs; board governance, issues, including for public companies; insolvency-related matters; equity and debt securities offerings; government-private sector transactions; and business practice assistance in litigation.

Swarthmore CollegeBA 1975Yale Law SchoolJ.D. 1978
Community FoundationUnited Way

Case History

Representative matters include:
  • Advised several boards of directors of publicly-traded companies respecting director duties in connection with mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests, tender offers, exchange offers, committee structure, related party transactions, financings, distressed financial condition and other matters.
  • Represented developer in connection with the structuring of the private-public deal, the drafting and negotiation of the primary contracts and the financing for the BI-LO Center (Greenville's arena).
  • Represented developer in the drafting and negotiation of the Development, Program Management and Construction Management Agreement with the School District of Greenville County for its $1 billion facilities construction program.
  • Represented AMEX-listed company in connection with the purchase of all of the outstanding stock of a privately held company for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $72,000,000 and related senior and subordinated debt financing.
  • Represented public company in connection with a tender offer and consent solicitation relating to its approximately $31 million in aggregate amount then outstanding.

Office Location

44 East Camperdown Way
P.O. Box 728
Greenville, SC 29602-0728
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Governance Law of the Greenville Metro Area2009 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Greenville Metro Area
Eric B. Amstutz has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Eric B. Amstutz has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2009!

Practice Areas

Corporate Compliance Law
Corporate Governance Law
Corporate Law