Daniel E.White (Dan)

Associate

Cleveland + 1.216.586.7251

Dan White practices in the areas of private equity and M&A, with a focus on representing private equity funds and their portfolio companies. He has experience in leveraged buyouts, divestitures, cross-border transactions, equity financings, corporate restructurings, and other strategic transactions. Dan also regularly counsels privately held companies and private equity firms and their portfolio companies on corporate governance and general business law matters. He has experience in a number of industries, including consumer goods, energy, manufacturing, insurance, and technology.

The private equity clients Dan has represented include Blue Point Capital Partners, The Carlyle Group, Cortec Group, High Road Capital Partners, Morgan Stanley Private Equity, Resilience Capital Partners, and The Riverside Company.

Experience

  • LBB Specialties acquires Centerchem, Inc.Jones Day represented LBB Specialties LLC, a portfolio company of LeBaronBrown Industries LLC, in its acquisition of Centerchem, Inc., a specialty chemical and ingredients distributor based in Norwalk, Connecticut.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires MDoutlookJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Clinical Education Alliance, LLC (CEA) of MDoutlook, a provider of precision intelligence solutions that help life sciences companies develop and commercialize therapeutics and diagnostics in oncology.
  • Riverside sells portfolio company Greenphire to Thoma BravoJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the sale of portfolio company Greenphire, the global leader in financial lifecycle management software for clinical trials, to Thoma Bravo, a software focused private equity firm.
  • Refrigeration Sales Corporation sells company to Rotunda Capital PartnersJones Day advised Refrigeration Sales Corporation in its sale of the company to Rotunda Capital Partners.
  • Rockwood Equity Partners recapitalizes Lifeway MobilityJones Day advised Rockwood Equity Partners LLC in the recapitalization sale of portfolio company Lifeway Mobility, a provider of home and business accessibility solutions, to Cressey & Company.
  • Riverside invests in CISJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with its minority investment in CIS Secure Computing, Inc. (CIS), a leading provider of secure endpoint communications solutions to government agencies.
  • Direct lender provides $50 million senior secured term loan facility to internet service providerJones Day advised a direct lender, as administrative agent, collateral agent, and sole lead arranger, in connection with a $50 million senior secured term loan facility provided to an internet service provider, and the receipt of equity securities of the borrower.
  • High Road Capital sells portfolio company General Tools & Instruments Company LLC to Worthington Industries, Inc.Jones Day represented High Road Capital Partners in connection with the sale of portfolio company General Tools & Instruments Company LLC, a provider of over 1,200 feature-rich, specialized tools with well-established brands, to Worthington Industries, Inc.
  • Transtar Holding Company sold to Blue Point Capital PartnersJones Day advised Transtar Holding Company, a portfolio of industry-leading automotive aftermarket and original equipment businesses with a focus on high-quality products and unmatched customer service, in the sale of majority ownership to Blue Point Capital Partners.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners invests in AWT Labels & Packing and Citation Healthcare LabelsJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in connection with its investment in and financing of Advanced Web Technologies Holding Company, which operates as AWT Labels & Packaging and Citation Healthcare Labels, from Mason Wells, a Midwest-based private equity firm.
  • American Pacific Group acquires Fresche SolutionsJones Day advised American Pacific Group, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, in its acquisition with Northstar Capital of Fresche Solutions, a leading provider of digital transformation and application modernization solutions.
  • EarthBaby sold to DYPER Inc.Jones Day advised 5HT Inc. d/b/a EarthBaby in its merger with DYPER Inc., a rapidly growing eco-friendly diaper delivery service.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Parker Products, LLCJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Parker Products, LLC of Creative Food Ingredients, Inc., a provider of baked food ingredients and inclusions.
  • High Road Capital portfolio company acquires Garden WeaselJones Day advised High Road Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and related financing by portfolio company General Tools & Instruments of Garden Weasel, a specialized lawn and garden tools provider.
  • Marathon Petroleum acquires Andeavor in deal valued at $23.3 billionJones Day advised Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) in connection with the acquisition and related financing of Andeavor (NYSE: ANDV) to create a leading U.S. refining, marketing, and midstream company.
  • IFIC Surety Group sold to IAT Insurance GroupJones Day advised IFIC Surety Group, Inc. in its acquisition by IAT Insurance Group.
  • Blue Point Capital recapitalizes Next Level ApparelJones Day advised Blue Point Capital Partners in connection with the recapitalization of YS Garments, LLC (d/b/a Next Level Apparel).
  • Group of investors in Ring Inc. sells to Amazon.com, Inc.Jones Day represented a group of investors in Ring Inc., a global home security company which manufactures a range of home security products that incorporate outdoor motion based cameras and doorbells, in connection with the sale of Ring to Amazon.com, Inc., a tech giant and the largest internet retailer in the world.
  • High Road Capital acquires Nolan Power GroupJones Day advised High Road Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and related financing of Nolan Power Group, LLC, a premier provider of stationary power reliability solutions.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners acquires Comar Holding CompanyJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in the acquisition and related financing of Comar Holding Company, LLC.