Boston, MA (June 26, 2013)— McCarter & English, LLP is pleased to announce that David L. Woronov has joined as partner with the firm’s corporate, securities and financial institutions practice in Boston.
Woronov has a diverse practice representing U.S. and foreign clients in international transactions, with specific focus in European and Asian markets. His areas of concentration include mergers and acquisitions and private equity, and involve advising on every stage of business development, structuring and management. In particular, Woronov’s experience includes the establishment of multiple equity joint ventures and contractual joint ventures for American and European companies in the People’s Republic of China.
“Our growing base of clients with overseas business interests will benefit from David’s global transactional experience,” said firm Managing Partner Stephen M. Vajtay, Jr. “He complements the strengths of our corporate, securities and financial institutions practice and adds tremendous value to the firm as a whole.”
“David will enhance the international dimension of our competitive middle market approach to corporate representation, particularly with respect to private equity and M&A transactions,” said Howard Kailes, Practice Group Leader of McCarter’s corporate, securities and financial institutions practice. “He will also capitalize on synergies with the firm’s strong intellectual property capabilities firm-wide. We are thrilled to include him among our colleagues in our rapidly expanding Boston office.”
Woronov, a former UK resident, is member of the Massachusetts and Rhode Island bar associations and was formerly an active member of Mackrell International. He speaks regularly on doing business in China, and was the keynote speaker at Suffolk University’s Sawyer Business School’s spring conference on opportunities in Asia. He currently serves on the board of directors of the Asian American Civic Association and is a contributing writer to China Law Blog. He is also a former adjunct professor at Providence College, where he taught Business Law, Public Policy Studies and the Humanities. Woronov earned his law degree from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his A.B. from Duke University (magna cum laude).
“I’m excited to join McCarter & English’s thriving corporate practice,” said Woronov. “It is the perfect platform to combine my transactional and IP knowledge to help companies navigate their global transactions in a constantly evolving regulatory environment. McCarter provides significant resources for my practice.”
About the Corporate, Securities and Financial Institutions Practice
McCarter & English’s corporate, securities and financial institutions practice provides solutions for the middle market. The group’s capabilities are broad, with core competencies in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity/venture capital, banking and debt financing, project finance and securities law. The practice has grown to include substantial international dimensions and extensive activity with emerging companies, across multiple industries.
About McCarter & English
McCarter & English, established more than 160 years ago, represents Fortune 500 and middle-market companies in their national, regional and local litigation and on important transactions in the U.S. and overseas. Its 400 attorneys are based in offices in Boston, Hartford, New York, Newark, Philadelphia, Stamford and Wilmington.