Stephanie Breitenbach advises public and private companies on transactional and corporate law matters. Her practice focuses on advising clients with respect to domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, and other strategic transactions. Stephanie also counsels clients on general corporate governance and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) compliance matters.
Stephanie has advised clients on a variety of mergers and acquisitions, including Parker Hannifin Corporation's $1.725 billion acquisition of Exotic Metals Forming Company LLC; OMNOVA Solutions Inc.'s $824 million acquisition by Synthomer plc; American Greetings Corporation's sale of a 60% ownership stake to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice; Nordson Corporation's $705 million acquisition of Vention Medical's Advanced Technologies business; and Cabot Corporation's divestiture of its Specialty Fluids business to Sinomine (Hong Kong) Rare Metals Resources Co. Limited.
Stephanie serves on the board of trustees of the Cleveland School of the Arts, an arts high school in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.
Prior to attending law school, Stephanie worked in corporate banking at a major U.S. financial institution.
- Georgetown University (J.D. cum laude 2015; Editor-in-Chief, The Tax Lawyer; Student Fellow for the Legal Research and Writing Program; Moot Court Team); Wake Forest University (B.S. in Business magna cum laude 2010; Phi Beta Kappa)