NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innisfree M&A Incorporated today announced that Larry W. Miller and Scott S. Winter have been named Managing Directors of the firm.
“We are delighted to have appointed Larry and Scott as managing directors. Since joining Innisfree in 2007, they have been valuable additions to our team. Their experience and expertise have strengthened our firm’s ability to provide the superior advice our clients expect,” said Arthur Crozier, Chairman of Innisfree, “My fellow co-founders of the firm, Jennifer Shotwell and Meredith Cole, join me in offering Larry and Scott our heartiest congratulations.”
LARRY W. MILLER focuses on providing strategic advice in M&A transactions, proxy contests, shareholder meetings, corporate governance and compensation issues. Prior to joining Innisfree, Mr. Miller was a litigation attorney associated with Cravath, Swaine & Moore representing both issuers and dissidents in proxy contests and M&A transactions. After Cravath, Mr. Miller served as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Palau. Mr. Miller earned a B.A. from Amherst College, and a J.D. from the New York University of School of Law.
SCOTT S. WINTER represents U.S. and international clients in a wide variety of transactions, shareholder meetings, and corporate governance issues; with an emphasis on friendly and hostile acquisitions, as well as proxy contests. Prior to joining Innisfree, Mr. Winter was an attorney with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP specializing in mergers and acquisitions. Before attending law school, Mr. Winter worked as a certified public accountant for Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Winter earned a B.B.A. in accounting from the University of Wisconsin, and a J.D. from the New York University School of Law.
Founded in 1997, Innisfree M&A Incorporated (New York) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Lake Isle M&A Incorporated (London) provide clients with sound tactical and strategic advice and results-oriented implementation in proxy solicitations, tender and exchange offers, mergers, rights offerings, restructurings and other corporate actions—friendly or contested, domestic or cross-border. In addition, the firm provides consulting services on strategic management issues, such as corporate governance, executive compensation and investor relations.
With an experienced professional staff in New York, London, and Pittsburgh, Innisfree has represented hundreds of companies in over 20 countries.