Jonathan A. Schaffzin is a member of the Executive Committee and of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP's corporate practice group.
Jonathan has a broad practice that includes transactional work and representation of public companies and their boards of directors and audit committees. In his transactional practice, he has represented clients in a broad range of financings, private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions and out-of-court debt restructurings. He has represented leading investment and commercial banking firms, as well as borrowers and issuers, in leveraged financings, mezzanine financings and equity financings, including IPOs. He has also represented private equity firms and their portfolio companies in acquisitions of private and public companies, mezzanine investments, PIPEs and other investments. In addition, Jonathan works with financial institutions in their capacities as advisors, dealer managers and/or creditors in debt-for-debt and debt-for-equity swaps, as well as other restructuring efforts. He has notable experience with companies in many industries, including financial services, gaming, healthcare, telecommunications, technology and automotive.
Jonathan is a member of the Global Leadership Council of the Brookings Institution's Global Economy and Development Program, a member of the New York Regional Council of Northwestern University and a member of The Economic Club of New York.