Steven G. Scheinfeld
Steven Scheinfeld is Global Chair of our Corporate Department and advises clients in various industries in connection with public and private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance matters, financings and complex strategic partnerships.
Steve’s clients include Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Capital One, CVS Health, Fortress Infrastructure, L&M Development Partners, SL Green Realty Corp., Terex Corporation and Tradeweb Markets.
Steve is active in the boardroom community and was named a NACD Corporate Governance Fellow and recognized as a leading advisor in their “Directorship 100.” He is consistently recognized by Legal 500 in M&A: Mega-Deals and has been recognized in Capital Markets: Equity Offerings and Real Estate: Private Equity and Corporate.
M&A/PE Briefing |Chancery Expands Caremark Parameters—but Dismisses Claims Against McDonald’s Directors Because They Took Action to Address Sexual Harassment Once They Learned of It⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Chancery Grants Judicial Validation of SPACs’ Potentially Defective Charter Amendments and Share Issuances Effected Without a Separate Vote of Class A Common Shares—Lordstown⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Chancery Rejects Claim CEO Steered Target Board to Favor Financial-Buyer Bid Over Higher Strategic-Buyer Bid to Retain His Position Post-Merger—Teamsters v. Martell⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Officer May Have Liability for Ignoring “Red Flags” of Sexual Harassment Problem at the Company (Under Caremark)—and for His Own Sexual Harassment (as a Duty of Loyalty Violation)—McDonald’s⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Chancery’s Second Decision on SPAC Fiduciary Duties Reaffirms Entire Fairness Review But Still Leaves Open Whether It Would Apply If Disclosure Was Adequate—Delman⟶
Alerts and newsletters |M&A/PE Quarterly Newsletter, Winter 2022⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Delaware Supreme Court Holds a Controller Is Not Liable For Its “Opportunistic and Manipulative” Conduct, As Fiduciary Duties Were Contractually Waived—Boardwalk Pipeline v. Bandera⟶
M&A/PE Briefing |Important Lessons from the Court of Chancery Regarding PE Sponsors, Portco Operating Agreements, Failed Projections, and More—P3 Health Group⟶
Client memorandum |Court of Chancery Addresses Board Responsibility Under Caremark for Cybersecurity Risk—SolarWinds⟶