Brooke A. Gillar Partner

New Jersey
T 973.422.6414 | F 973.422.6415

Brooke A. Gillar is a partner in the firm’s Corporate Department and is a member of the Private Equity Group. Brooke focuses her practice on strategic mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, complex corporate finance transactions, securities offerings, securities law matters, and debt restructuring. In addition, she counsels companies and their boards on a broad spectrum of corporate governance matters and advises clients on compliance with the SEC’s periodic reporting system.

In the mergers and acquisitions area, Brooke represents both buyers and sellers in a wide range of public and private transactions, typically involving highly complex capital structures. Brooke has also represented numerous financial sponsors in connection with acquisitions, dispositions and restructurings of their portfolio companies.

Other Distinctions

  • The M&A Advisor’s “40 Under 40” (2014) – named in the Legal Advisor category


The Latest Opinion On Asset Sales Under Section 363
Law360, January 30, 2013
Brooke Gillar
Zero Tolerance for 'Abusive' Naked Shorting
The PIPEs Report, October 7, 2008
Steven Siesser, Brooke Gillar
Shaping Summers To Suit Up: The Roles Associates Play in Firms' Summer Programs
New Jersey Law Journal, June 2008
Brooke Gillar
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Press Mentions

Brooke A. Gillar has been named among The M&A Advisor’s “40 Under 40” in the Legal Advisor category. The M&A Advisor recognizes professionals under the age of 40 for their accomplishments and expertise in M&A, financing and turnarounds. , May 2014

Related Areas

Capital Markets & Securities
Corporate Governance & Compliance
Life Sciences
Mergers & Acquisitions
PIPEs, SPACs & Registered Direct Offerings
Private Equity
Transactions & Advisory Group


Seton Hall University School of Law ( J.D. , 2004 ) , magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Associate Articles Editor, Seton Hall Law Review
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ( B.S. , 2001 ) , summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

New Jersey