June S. Dipchand
June S. Dipchand is a corporate partner concentrating in mergers and acquisitions, securities law and general corporate law matters.

Bio

Ms. Dipchand advises public and private clients in connection with various U.S. and cross-border corporate transactions, including negotiated and contested acquisitions, dispositions, mergers, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, carveouts, strategic investments, financings, restructurings, recapitalizations and reorganizations. In addition, she has represented numerous clients with respect to a wide array of corporate law matters, including corporate governance, SEC reporting obligations and takeover preparedness.

Selected representations by Ms. Dipchand include:

  • Mars, Incorporated in its:
    • pending acquisition of VCA Inc., a national provider of companion animal veterinary care;
    • acquisition of Pet Partners, a national provider of companion animal veterinary care;
    • acquisition of BluePearl Veterinary, a national provider of companion animal specialty and emergency care;
    • acquisition of the Iams, Eukanuba and Natura pet food brands from The Procter & Gamble Company; and
    • acquisition of Nutro Products, Inc. from Bain Capital Partners LLC;
  • Boral Ltd. in its pending acquisition of Headwaters Inc., a building products company; 
  • New Residential Investment Corp., a mortgage REIT, in its acquisition of all of the assets of Home Loan Servicing Solutions, Ltd. (Cayman Islands corporation);
  • Veritas Capital in its acquisition of:
    • StandardAero from Dubai Aerospace Enterprise Ltd.;
    • Anaren, Inc.; and
    • CPI International, Inc.;
  • Norwest Equity Partners in its:
    • acquisition of Savage Sports Holdings, Inc. from Long Point Capital and later disposition of Savage Sports Holdings, Inc. to Alliant Techsystems Inc.; and
    • disposition of PNET Holding Corporation (PeopleNet) to Trimble Navigation Limited;
  • CPI International, Inc. in its acquisition of:
    • ASC Signal Holdings Corporation;
    • Radant Technologies, Inc.;
    • substantially all of the assets of MCL, Inc.; and
    • the Codan Satcom Division of Codan Limited;
  • Covidien plc and its affiliates in connection with their U.S. and cross-border corporate and financing transactions undertaken to facilitate the spin-off of Mallinckrodt plc;
  • Deloitte Consulting LLP in its acquisition of Monitor Consulting Group;
  • HUGHES Telematics, Inc. in its acquisition by Verizon Communications Inc.;
  • Primerica, Inc. in its restructuring and initial public offering, in addition to its concurrent private placement to private equity funds controlled by Warburg Pincus LLC;
  • Citigroup Inc. in its divestiture of Citi Technology Services to Wipro Technologies;
  • Entretenimiento GM de Mexico S.A. de C. V. in its acquisition of Grupo Cinemex from AMC Entertainment Inc.;
  • The Bear Stearns Companies Inc. in its:
    • acquisition by JPMorgan Chase & Co.; and
    • proposed cross investment and joint venture with CITIC Securities;
  • Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. in its proposed acquisition of, and subsequent proxy contest initiated against, CBRE Realty Finance Inc. (which were ultimately terminated and settled);
  • Fremont General Corporation in connection with the sale of its commercial real estate lending business and outstanding commercial real estate loan portfolio to iStar Financial Inc.;
  • Fontainebleau Resorts, LLC in the sale of a significant equity stake to Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (now Crown Limited); and
  • Harvest Partners in its divestiture of Evenflo Company, Inc. to Weston Presidio.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D./M.B.A., University of Toronto, 2006 (Dean’s List, Rotman School of Management)
  • M.A.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering), University of Toronto, 2001
  • B.Eng. (Mechanical), Technical University of Nova Scotia, 1998
  • B.Sc. (Mathematics), Dalhousie University, 1995 (cum laude)

Admissions

  • New York

June S. Dipchand

Partner, Mergers and Acquisitions
june.dipchand@skadden.com