Howard S. Glazer


  • JD, cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1990; Order of the Coif
  • MBA (Accounting), with Distinction, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1990
  • BS (Finance), magna cum laude, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1986; Beta Gamma Sigma
  • BA (Political Science), magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences, 1986


  • California, 2008
  • Massachusetts, 1991
  • New York, 1991
  • American Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association

Howard S. Glazer


Howard has broad transactional experience and has built a practice which focuses on providing pragmatic advice in connection with structuring and negotiating mergers & acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, leveraged recapitalizations, preferred equity investments, workouts and restructurings. Howard represents private equity sponsors such as Bain Capital, Genstar Capital, Altamont Capital Partners and TPG Capital.

Prior to joining the firm, Howard worked in the Creditors' Rights department of a major New York law firm where his experience ranged from representing a Creditors Committee in a contested multibillion-dollar Chapter 11 proceeding to representing financial institutions and distressed companies in workouts and restructurings.


  • Represented Altamont Capital in the recapitalization of Fox Head, Inc., a maker of motorcoss equipment and apparel.
  • Represented Genstar Capital in its acquisition of Telestream, a world-class provider of live and on-demand digital video tools and workflow solutions.
  • Represented Belden, Inc. in its acquisition of Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions. The cash deal was valued at $710 million.
  • Representing Mammoth Mountain in its acquisition to acquire the Bear Mountain and Snow Summit resorts near Big Bear Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains east of Los Angeles. Both resorts are operated by Snow Summit Ski Corp.
  • Represented Genstar Capital in its acquisition and subsequent sale of Insurity, Inc. (formerly the LexisNexis Risk Solutions insurance software division).
  • Represented Altamont Capital in its minority investment in Wunderlich Securities, a leading regional full service investment firm headquartered in Memphis, TN.
  • Represented Genstar Capital in their sale of TravelClick, Inc., a global provider of innovative cloud-based software solutions to the hospitality industry, for $930 million.


  • Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2015)
  • Legal 500 (2014)