Eric D. Remijan

Biography

Eric D. Remijan
Eric D. Remijan is an associate in Weil’s Tax practice and is based in New York.

Mr. Remijan has been part of several teams representing clients on a range of domestic and international acquisitions including:

  • Adobe Systems Inc. in its $800 million acquisition of Fotolia LLC, $540 million acquisition of TubeMogul Inc., and acquisitions of Livefyre, Inc., Mixamo, Inc., Aviary, Inc., and of certain assets comprising the Digital Analytix business of comScore, Inc.;
  • Ant Financial Services Group in its acquisition of EyeVerify Inc.;
  • Atos S.E. in its $1.1 billion acquisition of the information technology outsourcing business of Xerox Corporation;
  • Centerra Gold Inc. on the U.S. aspects of its $1.1 billion acquisition of Thompson Creek Metals Company, Inc.;
  • ENGIE North America Inc. (f/k/a GDF SUEZ Energy North America, Inc.) in its $1.2 billion sale of FirstLight Power Resources Holdings, Inc. to Public Sector Pension Investment Board and the $3.3 billion sale (and related reorganization) of its portfolio of electric generating plants in Texas, New England, and the Mid-Atlantic, to Dynegy Inc.;
  • General Electric Capital Corporation in its $32 billion sale of its global Commercial Distribution Finance, North American Vendor Finance and North American Corporate Finance platforms to Wells Fargo & Co.;
  • Intel Corporation in its $16.7 billion acquisition of Altera Corporation;
  • RPC Group Plc in its acquisition of Letica Group; and
  • Telstra Corporation Limited $270 million acquisition of substantially all of the equity it did not already own of Ooyala, Inc.

Mr. Remijan has also been part of several teams representing clients on a range of finance and capital markets transactions including:

  • Goldman Sachs Credit Partners in a $4.2 billion committed bridge facility to finance the proposed cash and stock acquisition by Lam Research Corporation of KLA-Tencor Corporation;
  • Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan, as lead underwriters, in the $3.25 billion senior notes offering, $900 million common stock offering and $1.5 billion offering of tangible equity units by Tyson Foods, Inc. to finance its $8.55 billion acquisition of The Hillshire Brands Company; and
  • Signet Jewelers Limited in a $400 million senior notes offering to finance its approximately $1.4 billion acquisition of Zale Corporation.

In addition, Mr. Remijan has been part of teams representing Chassix Holdings, Inc. and Endeavour International Corporation in their respective chapter 11 cases and the official committee of unsecured creditors of SunEdison, Inc. in its chapter 11 case.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Remijan was an extern at the Joint Committee on Taxation of the U.S. Congress and a judicial extern at the U.S Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. In 2012 he had the privilege of presenting at the EUCOTAX Wintercourse on Global International Taxation held in Lodz, Poland.

Mr. Remijan is a member of the International Fiscal Association USA Branch and the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association. He was recognized by the New York State Bar Association as an Empire State Counsel for his pro bono work in 2013, 2015 and 2016.

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