Joseph Reich

Biography

Joseph Reich
Joseph Reich is an associate in Weil’s Tax Department and is based in New York. Mr. Reich participates in advising Firm clients in connection with the tax aspects of a wide range of corporate transactions.

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

  • Berkshire Partners, as majority stakeholder, in the sale of Torres Unidas
  • Centerbridge Partners and its portfolio company, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc. (PFCCB) in the sale of PFCCB to TriArtisan Capital Partners and Paulson & Co. following the carve out of Pei Wei Asian Diner LLC from PFCCB
  • Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. in its acquisition of Farner-Bocken Company
  • Engility Holdings, Inc. in its $2.5 billion all-stock sale to Science Applications International Corp.
  • Fidelity National Financial (FNF) in a series of transactions that brought about the tax-free distribution of its interest in Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (n/k/a Black Knight, Inc.) to owners of FNF Group, following which Black Knight became an independent, publicly traded company
  • General Electric Company in its $2.6 billion sale of GE Industrial Solutions
  • Golden West Packaging Group LLC (a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg) in senior secured term and revolving facilities to finance its acquisition of four independent packaging companies
  • Intermedix Corporation (a portfolio company of Thomas H. Lee Partners) in its $460 million sale to R1 RCM Inc.
  • Irving Place Capital in its sale of Pet Supplies Plus, LLC and National Surgical Hospitals, Inc. (d/b/a National Surgical Healthcare) in its $760 million sale to Surgery Partners, Inc.
  • OMERS Private Equity in its acquisition of Paradigm Outcomes
  • ORIX USA Corporation (a subsidiary of ORIX Corporation) in its acquisition of Lancaster Pollard Holdings, LLC
  • PJT Partners Inc. in its approximately $165 million acquisition of CamberView Partners Holdings, LLC
  • Primoris Services Corporation in its acquisition of Willbros Group, Inc.
  • PSAV, Goldman Sachs and Olympus Partners (PSAV’s sponsors) in the sale of PSAV to Blackstone
  • Snow Phipps Group in first and second lien facilities to finance its acquisition of DecoPac, Inc.
  • Sovos Brands (a portfolio company of Advent International) in its acquisition of Rao's Specialty Foods Inc.
  • The Board of Directors of Iron Mountain Incorporated in its up to $1.375 billion acquisition of the U.S. operations of IO Data Centers LLC
  • Therapy Brands Holdings LLC (d/b/a TheraNest) in its sale to Lightyear Capital and Oak HC/FT Partners
  • Town & Country Holdings, Inc. (d/b/a Town & Country Living) in its sale to H.I.G. Capital
  • True Food Kitchen (a portfolio company of Centerbridge Partners) in its receipt of a minority investment by Ms. Oprah Winfrey

Mr. Reich received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and his B.A. from Yeshiva University.