Alex D. Leibowitz Counsel

New YorkNew Jersey
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Alex is Counsel to Lowenstein Sandler’s Corporate Department and a member of the Tech Group. His practice concentrates on transactional matters involving venture-backed companies, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, corporate finance and corporate governance issues. Many of his privately held venture-backed company clients have no inside legal department, so they rely on Alex to fill the general counsel role. His ability to understand the impact of everyday issues and anticipate potential problems down the road makes Alex a trusted advisor to his clients. They rely on him for more than just the answer to the legal question of the day; they also see him as a true business partner who embraces their goals as his own.

His principal areas of focus include:

  • Venture-backed companies
  • Mergers and acquisitions — acquisitions, exit and change-of-control transactions
  • Finance transactions, including minority and control investments
  • Acqui-hires — acquisitions with the primary purpose of acquiring employees
  • Governance

Representative Engagements

Represented Yodle, Inc. in its acquisition by Group, Inc.
Represented Maxymiser Holding Corporation in its acquisition by Oracle Corporation.
Represented Sprinklr, Inc., in its acquisition of select assets of TigerLogic Corporation related to its Postano business; Booshaka, Inc. related to its audience segmentation and management platform; newBrandAnalytics, Inc. related to its location-specific text analytics platform; Get Satisfaction, Inc., related to its customer community platform; and Demand Media, Inc. related its Pluck business; as well as its acquisition of Scup Tecnologia S.A., TBG Digital Ltd. and Box Digital Solutions Limited.
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Press Mentions

Lowenstein Sandler’s Tech Group is representing Yodle, a leader in cloud- based marketing solutions, in its pending acquisition by Group, Inc. provide Internet services and online marketing solutions for small businesses. The merger is anticipated to reinforce’s position as a leading national provider in value-added digital marketing solutions to small businesses. Acquiring Yodle enables to add complementary vertical market solutions, franchise specific products and cloud based office automation business applications for their existing and new clients. The transaction is anticipated to close by the end of the first quarter 2016. The Lowenstein deal team was led by Anthony O. Pergola, Edward M. ZimmermanAlex Leibowitz and Rob Lynn. , February 11, 2016
Lowenstein Sandler is representing SilverSky, the leading independent provider of cloud-based security software and managed services, in its acquisition by BAE Systems plc, a British multinational defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in London. The transaction was announced on October 21, 2014. The Lowenstein team includes Anthony O. Pergola, David B. Haber, Brian A. Silikovitz, Andrew E. Graw, Alex D. Leibowitz, Jamie Kapalko, and Darren S. Goodman. , October 21, 2014
We are representing The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. in its acquisition of Le Labo (“The Lab”), a high-end fragrance and sensory lifestyle brand with a distinct French heritage and an emphasis on fine craftsmanship and personalization in its products and services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to close in November 2014. The Lowenstein team includes Marita Makinen, Ethan Skerry, Matthew Savare, Michele Alexander, Andrew Graw, Jeff Shapiro, Jeri Abrams, David Toma, Alex Leibowitz, Lesley Pruzansky Adamo, Jake Filak and Darren Goodman. , October 15, 2014

Related Areas

Capital Markets & Securities
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity
The Tech Group
Transactions & Advisory Group
Venture Capital, Angel Investing, and M&A


Duke University School of Law ( J.D. , 2009 )
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ( B.A. , 2006 ) , summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

New York
New Jersey