Daniel Sotsky is an associate in Ropes & Gray’s mergers and acquisitions group in the New York office. Daniel represents public and private companies in connection with domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, sale transactions, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and general corporate matters across a broad range of industries. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Daniel was an associate in the New York office of another international law firm.


  • Represented American Securities in its $1.37 billion take-private of Foundation Building Materials, Inc.*
  • Represented American Securities in its $850 million acquisition of the interior products business of Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.*
  • Represented athenahealth, Inc. in its $5.7 billion sale to Veritas Capital and Evergreen Coast Capital (an affiliate of Elliott Management Corporation).*
  • Represented Cannae Holdings, Inc. in its creation of an external management structure and entry into a management services agreement with Trasimene Capital Management, LLC.*
  • Represented Halozyme Therapeutics in its $960 million acquisition of Antares Pharma, Inc.*
  • Represented The KeyW Holding Corporation in its $815 million merger with Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.*
  • Represented Legg Mason, Inc. in its $6.5 billion sale to Franklin Templeton Investments.*
  • Represented MSP Recovery, LLC in its $32.6 billion business combination with Lionheart Acquisition Corp. II, a SPAC sponsored by Lionheart Equities.*
  • Represented Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board, in a joint venture with Aethon Energy, in the $735 million acquisition of natural gas and oil producing properties, undeveloped acreage and associated gas gathering and treating systems in the Haynesville/Cotton Valley area of Louisiana from QEP Resources, Inc.*
  • Represented Sanofi in its $3.2 billion acquisition of Translate Bio, Inc.*
  • Represented Skillsoft Corp. in its $525 million acquisition of Ryzac, Inc. (d/b/a “Codecademy”).*
  • Represented Skillsoft Corporation and its affiliates in their prepackaged chapter 11 cases with liabilities in excess of $2 billion.*
  • Represented Software Luxembourg Holding S.A. in its $1.3 billion merger with and into Churchill Capital Corp II (now known as “Skillsoft Corp.”), a SPAC sponsored by the Churchill Capital Group.*
  • Represented Wyndham Destinations, Inc. in its $166 million sale of Wyndham Vacation Rentals LLC to Vacasa LLC.*

*Prior to joining Ropes & Gray

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