Joseph Godio is an associate in Weil’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice and is based in New York. Mr. Godio participates in the representation of public and private companies in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.
Mr. Godio has participated in advising:
- The Home Depot, Inc. in its acquisition of certain assets of The Company Store Group, LLC
- Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) in the formation of Trivium Packaging through a combination of OTPP's portfolio company, Exal Corporation, with the Food & Specialty Metal Packaging business of Ardagh Group
- SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG) in its agreement to provide $6.5 billion in debt and equity financing to WeWork, to make a $3 billion tender offer to holders of WeWork shares, other than SBG and its affiliates, and in connection with revisions to the WeWork governance structure
- Willis Towers Watson PLC in its $1.3 billion acquisition of TRANZACT
Mr. Godio received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and his B.A. from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.