Gregory T.Zakrajsek (Greg)

Counsel

Cleveland + 1.216.586.7115

Greg Zakrajsek practices in the private equity and M&A space and represents private equity firms, investment firms, and privately held entities in acquisitions and divestitures, debt and equity financings, restructurings, and other strategic transactions. Greg also counsels private equity portfolio companies and other privately held company clients on general corporate and business law matters.

Among the clients Greg has counseled are Cortec Group, Morgenthaler Partners, American Pacific Group, Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, Edgewater Capital Partners, Dorilton Capital, High Road Capital Partners, Peninsula Capital Partners, and The Riverside Company.

Greg participates in The Border Project, a Jones Day immigration initiative providing aid and support to vulnerable migrant populations, as well as in local Legal Aid projects.

Experience

  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners portfolio company acquires Label InnovationJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company AWT Labels & Packaging (AWT) of Label Innovation, a custom converter and label manufacturer utilizing roll-to-roll rotary and laser die-cutting technology to produce products and components for the medical, technology, and security markets.
  • American Pacific Group acquires Concisys, Inc.Jones Day advised American Pacific Group, a San Francisco Bay Area-based private equity firm, in the acquisition of Concisys, Inc., a Southern California leader in surface mount technology electronic manufacturing services.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Cornerstone ITJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Logically of Cornerstone IT, a highly-regarded full-service IT Managed Services Provider serving customers in the professional services, manufacturing, insurance, and construction/development industries.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners acquires Velopi LTDJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in the acquisition by portfolio company Educate 360 of Velopi LTD, a leading provider of project management training and consultancy services in Europe.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Statcomm Inc.Jones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Performance Systems Integration of Statcomm Inc., which provides repeating fire and life safety inspection, repair and maintenance services, as well as installation services for new construction and retrofits, to customers across various industries in the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners acquires Omega PackagingJones Day advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Comar of Omega Packaging, a manufacturer of injection and blow molded products serving the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, sports nutrition, and skin care markets.
  • Cortec Group portfolio company acquires Teslaccessories, LLCJones Day advised the Cortec Group in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Enthusiast Auto Holdings, LLC, a direct-to-enthusiast, digitally native platform that invests in and helps operate some of the most innovative e-commerce retailers in the performance automotive industry, of Teslaccessories, LLC, d/b/a EVANNEX, an aftermarket electric vehicle and Tesla accessories dealer.
  • Blue Point Capital Partners acquires Stax Inc.Jones Day represented Blue Point Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing of Stax Inc., an analytically-driven M&A strategy consulting firm that specializes in commercial due diligence, value creation and exit planning analyses for investment banks, private equity firms, and PE-backed companies.
  • Home Team Marketing sells controlling interest to Fenway PartnersJones Day advised Home Team Marketing, LLC, a leading high school sports marketing company, in connection with the sale of a controlling interest in Home Team Marketing, LLC to Fenway Partners, LLC.
  • Morgenthaler sells portfolio company Avtron Aerospace to CapitalWorksJones Day represented Morgenthaler Private Equity in connection with its sale of portfolio company Avtron Aerospace, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of electrical, electronic, and hydraulic aircraft component test solutions for the global commercial and military aerospace markets, to CapitalWorks.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires EcoSmartJones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and related financing by portfolio company Eemax Holding Company of EcoSmart Green Energy Products, Inc., a manufacturer of tankless water heaters and related products and accessories.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires ProSitesJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with its acquisition and related financing by portfolio company CPASiteSolutions, Inc. of ProSites, Inc., a leading medical and dental website design firm.
  • Riverside completes sale of DuBois Chemicals to Aurora CapitalJones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with its sale of portfolio company DuBois Chemicals, Inc., a specialty chemicals company that sells and services sustainable cleaning solutions to the manufacturing industry, to Aurora Capital Group.
  • ABM acquires HHA ServicesJones Day represented ABM Industries, Inc., a provider of integrated facility solutions, in connection with its acquisition of HHA Services, Inc., a provider of support service management to hospitals, long-term care facilities, and other healthcare facilities throughout the United States.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Premier MedicalJones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and related financing by portfolio company RCS Management Holding Company of Premier Medical Corporation, a provider of rental respiratory equipment, liquid oxygen, durable medical equipment, and related services to skilled nursing facilities and hospices in Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming.
  • Morgenthaler completes sale of Avtron Industrial Automation to NidecJones Day represented Morgenthaler Private Equity in connection with its sale of portfolio company Avtron Industrial Automation, Inc., a provider of highly engineered control and automation solutions, to Nidec US Holdings Corporation.
  • Riverside acquires Future Medical Home HealthJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with its acquisition and related financing by portfolio company Specialized Medical Services, Inc. of Future Medical Home Health, Inc., a provider of rental respiratory equipment, liquid oxygen, and related services to skilled nursing facilities in 13 Midwestern and Southeastern states.
  • Flexis Capital acquires membership interests in Fourpoints CommunicationsJones Day advised Flexis Capital LLC in connection with its acquisition of the membership interests in Fourpoints Communications, LLC, a provider of outdoor advertising services.
  • Syrgis Performance completes sale of all of issued and outstanding stock of Syrgis Performance InitiatorsJones Day advised Syrgis Performance Products LLC, a diversified international group of fine and specialty chemical manufacturers, in connection with its sale of all the issued and outstanding stock of Syrgis Performance Initiators, Inc., a manufacturer of organic peroxides.
  • Cortec Group acquires YETI CoolersJones Day represented Cortec Group, Inc. in connection with its acquisition and related financing of YETI Coolers, LLC, a leading designer and marketer of premium, rotationally molded coolers, accessories and related gear sold under the YETI® brand.