Abraham A. Reshtick

USA: New York

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Chrysler Center
666 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017

Tel: 212.935.3000
Fax: 212.983.3115

Email: areshtick@mintz.com
Web: www.mintz.com

Abraham (Avi) is a business and tax lawyer based in New York. Avi represents clients on a wide range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, tax-free spin-offs, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, fund formations, debt financing, capital markets transactions, and financial restructurings. Avi advises clients on the formation and operation of public and private partnerships, limited liability companies, and S corporations. He has significant experience advising domestic, international, and multinational clients on structuring considerations relating to cross-border investment structures, business formation, and internal restructurings. In addition, Avi has extensive experience representing foreign investors into U.S. real estate and other joint-ventures.

Avi has represented companies in all stages of development, including early stage venture backed entities, mid-market private equity, and hedge funds and Fortune 100 companies. He has counseled clients in diverse industries, including pharmaceutical, retail, financial services, manufacturing, technology, telecommunications, and energy.

Before joining Mintz, Avi was a partner at another large law firm. Earlier he practiced tax law at other leading international firms, and worked as an investment banker with the media and telecom group of a bulge bracket investment bank.

  • Represented Myriad Genomics, a Nasdaq-listed molecular diagnostics company, in its acquisition of Assurex Health, an informatics-based precision medicine company for up to $410 million
  • Represented Corinthian Capital in its sale of Friedrich Air Conditioning to Monomoy Capital Partners
  • Represented a middle-market private equity firm in the formation of $250 million fund
  • Represented financial sponsors in structuring a multi-billion dollar energy-focused private equity fund
  • Represented a consortium of PE firms in a $2.69 billion sale of a majority stake in a leading US retailer
  • Represented a middle-market private equity firm in its $300 million acquisition of a health care company
  • Represented a private equity backed medical device company in its $350 million merger
  • Represented a publicly traded manufacturing company in its $700 million acquisition of a competitor
  • Represented a pharmaceutical conglomerate in its disposition of units in the US, Europe, and Australia
  • Represent a publicly-traded energy company in its $1.175 billion acquisition of natural gas–fired power plants
  • Represented a bank holding company in its tax-free merger with a competitor
  • Represented a publicly traded Fortune 500 company in its $3 billion bond issuance
  • Represented a life science company in its $350 million IPO
  • Represented a global food and beverage company in its $420 million IPO
  • Represented underwriters with respect to $100 million IPO of a life science company
With Mintz’s tax team, no matter the transaction you’re executing on, certainty in quality and advice is guaranteed. We work with businesses at all stages and sizes; start-ups; public and private companies; family-owned businesses; domestic and international companies; private equity, venture capital, and other investment firms; entrepreneurs; executives; professional services firms; US and international investors; and others to ensure their transactions are solidly structured and their operations are properly handled for the present as well as future.

If and when you decide to take your business to the next level via a merger, acquisition, collaboration, financing, or exit, decide to do so with our team.

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. is a general practice, full service Am Law 100 law firm employing approximately 500 attorneys serving clients worldwide. We are headquartered at One Financial Center in Boston’s Financial District and have additional US offices in Los Angeles, New York City, San Diego, San Francisco, and Washington, DC, as well as an office in London and a strong international practice.

Mintz was founded in 1933 by Haskell Cohn and Benjamin Levin. The firm’s Managing Member is Robert I. Bodian. Our collaborative attorneys work within four core practice areas — Transactional, Intellectual Property, Litigation & Investigations, and Regulatory & Advisory – and combine legal, business, and industry insight to provide exceptional legal strategies for clients in a variety of industries.