Rich concentrates on cross-border and domestic M&A representation and corporate fiduciary counseling. He co-heads the firm's International Practice.
In his M&A and other transactional practice, Rich represents boards of public and privately held companies, board committees, and individual directors in a wide variety of business combination transactions and other circumstances. He also has broad corporate finance experience, representing entrepreneurs, companies, and investors. Much of his activity focuses on life sciences and other technology clients, increasingly in cross-border transactions.
In his fiduciary duty advisory practice, Rich is often called upon to advise companies, boards, and board committees regarding strategic alternatives, unsolicited takeover bids, activist shareholder interaction, antitakeover preparedness, and related-party matters involving heightened fiduciary duties.
He was instrumental in 2000 in establishing the firm's New York office, now the firm's second-largest office, serving as its founding Member. Earlier, he served on the firm's Executive Committee (now called its Policy Committee).
• Five Mintz Levin Attorneys to Speak at 2015 International Bar Association Annual Conference, (10.02.2015)
•Co-author, Board Member's “Go Bag” for the Unexpected CEO Termination, Corporate Board Member (01.05.2015)
•Panelist, Private Equity in Early Stage Start-Ups, International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference, Vienna, Austria (10.07.2015)
Recognitions & Awards
•Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent