Robert L. Frome

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Biography

Robert L. Frome is a corporate and securities lawyer widely known for his experience and creativity in various financing techniques.

Robert is skilled in representing issuers, investors and investment banks in a broad range of capital-raising transactions. He regularly leverages his long-standing relationships in the investment community to introduce clients to sources of capital, and has co-authored a book on the topic, Raising Capital: Private Placement Forms & Techniques.

He is equally well versed in representing corporate parties in mergers and acquisitions, and has extensive experience in negotiating a wide variety of financing transactions, including PIPEs, SPACs, and reverse mergers.

Honors

•Bob was named for inclusion to the New York Super Lawyers list, a Thomson Reuters lawyer rating service for lawyers, for 2007, 2008 and 2009.

News, Events & Publications

Media Mentions/News

•Olshan Again Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2018

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities, Real Estate, Advertising, Employment, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2017

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in New York and Nationally for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, and Employment Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2016

•Olshan Recognized as a 2016 Top Tier Best Law Firm Nationally and in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 2, 2015

•Olshan Represents Underwriters in Public Offering of Pioneer Power Solutions
September 30, 2015

•Frome and Schlesinger to Serve as Panelists on Understanding the IPO Legal and Regulatory Developments Webcast
December 3, 2014

•Olshan Recognized as First Tier “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 3, 2014

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities/Capital Markets and Real Estate by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2013

•Olshan Represents Underwriters in Public Offering of Pioneer Power Solutions
September 19, 2013

•Olshan Represents Healthcare Services in Connection with Registration Statement
July 15, 2013

•CNNMoney Highlights Starbucks’ Partnership with Olshan Client SG Blocks
May 6, 2013

•Olshan Supports Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City Tournament of Champions Pong
January 24, 2013

•Olshan Represents SG Blocks in Successful Financing
January 2, 2013

•Frome, Saltsberg, Markovits Close Acquisition and Financing by Fusion Telecommunications
October 30, 2012

•Frome, Schlesinger, Krauthamer and Replogle Close Acquisition of Controlling Interest in CarringtonFox USA, Inc.
October 26, 2012

•Olshan Clients Meson Capital and Young Capital Obtain Representation on Lucas Energy Board
October 5, 2012

•Fortune Profiles Olshan Client SG Building Blocks
November 10, 2011

•WSJ Article Spotlights Frome and Spindler Client BlackRobe
October 3, 2011

•NY Post Highlights Frome’s and Schlesinger’s Client SG Blocks
March 24, 2011

•Frome Leads Olshan Team on Paneltech’s Offering
January 8, 2010

•Sixteen Olshan Lawyers Selected by Super Lawyers
October 5, 2009

•Ten Olshan Lawyers Selected as Super Lawyers
September 12, 2008

•Ten Olshan Lawyers Selected as Super Lawyers
August 12, 2008

•Olshan's Client NuCO2 Inc. Finalizes $487 Million Merger
May 29, 2008

•Olshan's Client NuCO2 Inc. Agrees to $487 Million Merger by Aurora
January 30, 2008

•Frome Quoted in The Deal Maker's Journal on Recent M+A Deals
December 1, 2007

•Olshan Super Lawyers
September 24, 2007

Speaking Engagements

•Understanding the IPO Legal and Regulatory Developments: 2015 Perspective
January 27, 2015
The Knowledge Group Website Series

Publications

•Sales of Securities by Corporate Insiders

•Raising Capital: Private Placement Forms & Techniques

Press Releases

•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2018
•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, Employment Law, Trusts & Estates and Employee Benefits
November 1, 2017
•Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in New York and Nationally for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Advertising, and Employment Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2016
•Olshan Recognized as a Top Tier Best Law Firm Nationally and in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 2, 2015
•Olshan Recognized as First Tier “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets and Real Estate Law by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 3, 2014
•Olshan Recognized as Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in New York for Securities and Capital Markets by U.S. News-Best Lawyers
November 1, 2013
•Olshan Attorneys Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America 2013 and Super Lawyers for 2012
September 20, 2012
•Olshan Attorneys Recognized
September 20, 2011

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Corporate/Securities Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
212.451.2254  Phone
212.451.2222  Fax
www.olshanlaw.com
University Attended:
New York University, B.S.
Law School Attended:
Harvard University School of Law, LL.B.; New York University School of Law, LL.M.
Year of First Admission:
1962
Admission:
1962, New York
Memberships:

Professional & Community Affiliations

•Board member, HealthCare Services Group, Inc., the nation's largest provider of housekeeping, linen and laundry services to long-term care facilities.
•Board member, Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City, Inc.

Birth Information:
New York, N.Y., May 16, 1937
Reported Cases:
Representative Matters; Represented parties in merger and acquisition transactions. Represented investors in shell merger with operating company and simultaneous private placement. Represented public company in a series of merger and acquisition transactions implementing a roll up strategy. Represented activist shareholders and non-activist investors in obtaining shareholders rights, improving governance and influencing management. Represented investors and issuers in PIPE transactions. Represented privately held issuers and investors in private placements. Represented underwriters in IPOs. Advised dissatisfied stockholders with respect to obtaining board representation. Supervised preparation of numerous periodic SEC filings and proxy statements. Represented private equity firms in acquisitions, dispositions and co-investments.
ISLN:
902494334

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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