Michelle Zaretsky is an associate in Ice Miller's Business Group, concentrating her practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and general corporate matters.
Michelle earned her Bachelor of Arts with a major in political science and a minor in psychology, graduating with honors, magna cum laude from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Michelle graduated cum laude from Rutgers University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey.
●Represented Boathouse Capital LP in its successful exit in OBBCO Safety & Supply
Representation of Boathouse Capital LP, a $120 million private equity firm that invests in mezzanine debt and equity into lower middle market businesses across the U.S., in the sale of its investment in OBBCO Safety & Supply, Inc., a value-added industrial safety supply distributor selling personal protective equipment ranging from hard hats and fall protection to gas detection equipment and hazardous material handling gear to Motion Industries, a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company.
●Represented Convene in connection with a Series B capital raise
Representation of Convene, a progressive developer and provider of specialized conference spaces and integrated services for off-site professional meetings and office buildings, in connection with a $20 million Series B extension round headed by Brookfield Property Partners.
●Represented White Wolf Capital in its recapitalization of a Florida-based information technology, consulting and recruiting company
Representation of White Wolf Capital LLC, a private equity firm focused on management buyouts, recapitalizations and investments in leading middle market companies, in its recapitalization of CSI IT, LLC, a company that is primarily focused on providing permanent and contract IT resources to augment a client’s existing staff while implementing or upgrading complex systems.
●Represented Aero Precision LLC with its acquisition of Fall Machine Company, Inc.
Representation of Aero Precision LLC, a portfolio company of White Wolf Capital, a private equity firm focused on management buyouts, recapitalizations and investments in leading middle market companies, in the acquisition of Fall Machine Company, Inc., a New Hampshire-based precision CNC manufacturer of components, parts and assemblies for customers in the military/weapons, aerospace, defense and telecommunications industries.
●Represented White Wolf Capital in its acquisition of a Connecticut-based manufacturing company of modern sporting rifles
Representation of White Wolf Capital LLC, a private equity firm focused on management buyouts, recapitalizations and investments in leading middle market companies, in its acquisition of Stag Arms LLC, a manufacturer of modern sporting rifles based in New Brittain, CT.
●Represented OFS Capital Corporation in its investment in Strategic Pharma Solutions, Inc.
Representation of OFS Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:OFS), a business development company providing capital to middle market companies, including senior secured, unitranche, second-lien and mezzanine loans, in a debt and equity investment in Strategic Pharma Solutions, Inc ("SPS"). OFS partnered with Periscope Equity and Centerfield Capital Partners to provide financing for the strategic merger of SPS and MicroMass Communications, Inc. SPS is a Raleigh-based healthcare communications agency. MicroMass Communications, Inc. is a healthcare communications agency with unique expertise in human health behavior.
●Represented Balance Point Capital Partners in its investment of a Connecticut-based bottleless water cooler business
Representation of Balance Point Capital Partners, a private equity firm that invests unitranche, mezzanine and equity capital in select lower middle market companies, in its investment in Onesource Water, the third largest bottleless water cooler service provider in the nation, based in Farmington, CT.