Sarah R. Moros

Bio

Sarah R. Moros is a corporate attorney focusing on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions and general corporate matters for a variety of domestic and international clients, with special emphasis on Latin American cross-border transactions. Among others, Ms. Moros has represented:

  • Quala Inc. in the pending sale to Unilever of its shampoo, conditioner, hair styling, oral care and fabric softener product lines in Latin America, including in Colombia, Ecuador and Mexico;
  • Citigroup Inc. and its affiliates in various transactions, including in the:
    • sale of its consumer banking and credit card businesses in Guatemala to Promerica Financial Corporation;
    • sale of its consumer banking, credit card and insurance businesses to Terra Group in El Salvador;
    • sale of its consumer banking and credit card businesses to Scotiabank in Panama and Costa Rica; and
    • sale of its consumer banking and credit card businesses to Banco Ficohsa in Nicaragua.
  • The WhiteWave Foods Company, a leading consumer packaged food and beverage company, in its $12.5 billion acquisition by Danone S.A.;
  • MetLife, Inc. in its acquisition of a 64.3 percent stake of AFP Provida, the largest Chilean private pension fund administrator, from Spain’s BBVA, which included a simultaneous public cash tender offer by MetLife in the U.S. and Chile for all of the outstanding shares of Provida, for $2 billion; and
  • various public and private clients, including Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.; Mars, Incorporated; Frontier Communications Corporation; J.G. Wentworth Company; and Endo Health Solutions, Inc., in a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions.

Ms. Moros also serves as secretary of the board of directors of the Natural Areas Conservancy, a New York City-based nonprofit, and she has provided pro bono legal services to individuals and nonprofit organizations based in New York, including NAF (f/k/a National Academy Foundation) and NYC Soccer Space Corporation.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., Yale University, 2006

Admissions

  • New York

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese (Conversational)

Sarah R. Moros

Associate, Mergers and Acquisitions
sarah.moros@skadden.com