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MoFo Advises Syneron Candela on $397M Acquisition by Apax Partners

03 Apr 2017

Morrison & Foerster is advising Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS) on its approximate $397M acquisition by private equity firm Apax Partners. Syneron is a public company that develops and markets esthetic medical products including devices for hair removal, wrinkle treatment, and skin rejuvenation.

The MoFo team is led by Jackie Liu, co-chair of the firm’s Global Corporate Department, and also includes partners Patrick Huard and Jonathan Gowdy; of counsel Ali Nardali and Joy MacIntyre; and associates Andy Campbell, Nan Ho, and Katherine Shaia. MoFo worked in conjunction with Israel law firm Gross, Kleinhendler, Hodak, Halevy, Greenberg & Co.

See the related press release here.

Select media coverage:

  • Law360: “Four Firms Guide Apax Partners’ $397M Deal For Syneron” (April 3, 2017)
  • The Deal: “Syneron Could Draw Other Bids After Apax Deal” (April 5, 2017)
  • Globes: “Apax confirms Syneron acquisition for $397m” (April 3, 2017)
  • Daily Journal: “Dealmakers” (April 11, 2017) – subscription required


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