Traci M. Tomaselli Partner

New York
T 646.414.6926 | F 973.422.6867



Traci focuses her practice primarily on the representation of companies involved in strategic acquisition and divestitures. She typically handles transactions involving highly complex capital structures, and her experience in this area allows her to anticipate and address potential issues in transactions before they unfold.

Traci has worked on a number of transactions involving the representation of financial sponsors in connection with acquisitions and dispositions of their portfolio companies.

For public companies, Traci advises on a broad range of topics, often dealing with corporate governance matters, disclosure obligations and reporting requirements under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Traci’s principal areas of concentration include:

  • Public and private company mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate governance
  • Joint ventures
  • Venture capital
  • Financing transactions
  • Securities law compliance
  • Securities offerings

Prior to joining Lowenstein Sandler, Traci was a senior associate at the New York office of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.


Representative Engagements

Represented All Systems Holding LLC in the significant equity investment by the private equity firm MidOcean Partners.
Represented Ipreo Holdings, LLC, a global provider of capital markets technology solutions, in its sale to KKR for $425 million.
Represented Coach America Holdings, Inc., a national charter bus service, in the sale of certain assets and operations to Transportation Management Services, Inc.
View More...

Press Mentions

Lowenstein Sandler represented TRANZACT in its sale to private equity fund, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice. TRANZACT, the leading provider of direct-to-consumer sales and marketing solutions for insurance carriers in the United States, is a longtime firm client. This transaction represents the fourth time Lowenstein has been involved in the sale of a stake of this company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The deal team included Steven Siesser, Traci Tomaselli, Anita Chapdelaine, Jonathan Goodman, Katie Cobb, Bryan Seelig, Jim Gregory, Darren Goodman, Megan Monson, Brian Silikovitz, Lesley Adamo, Lowell Citron, Chad Pearlman, Maureen MontagueVanessa Ignacio and John Wintermute. , June 9, 2016
We represented long-time private equity fund client, Veronis Suhler Stevenson, and its portfolio company, TRANZACT, a leading provider of end-to-end customer acquisition solutions to the insurance sector in connection with VSS’s exit from its investment, in which White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) acquired control of the company in a deal valued at approximately $280 million, as well as a $70 million simultaneous recapitalization transaction. The transaction closed on October 10, 2014. The Lowenstein team includes Steven E. Siesser, Traci M. Tomaselli, Lowell A. Citron, Brian A. Silikovitz, Andrew E. Graw, Anita L. Chapdelaine, Lesley Adamo, Jonathan D. Goodman, Darren Goodman, Katie Cobb, Chad S. Pearlman, Michael Amalfe and Jeffrey Silberman. , October 10, 2014
Lowenstein Sandler represented Defy Media, LLC, a leading creator and distributor of digital content, in acquiring the assets of Viacom Inc.’s gaming focused digital properties: Addicting Games, GameTrailers and Shockwave, extending the Company's portfolio of digital properties. In consideration for the digital properties, Viacom will receive a minority interest in DEFY (formed by the Alloy Digital and Break Media "merger of equals"). Viacom also made an investment in DEFY at the same time as the transaction. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. The Lowenstein team includes Steven E. Siesser, Traci M. Tomaselli, Michael A. Buxbaum, Anita L. Chapdelaine, Marisa A. White and Jake Filak. , June 11, 2014
View More...

Related Areas

Capital Markets & Securities
Corporate
Corporate Governance & Compliance
Mergers & Acquisitions
PIPEs, SPACs & Registered Direct Offerings
Private Equity
Transactions & Advisory Group
Venture Capital, Angel Investing, and M&A

Education


St. John's University School of Law ( J.D. , 1999 ) , magna cum laude, Articles & Notes Editor, St. John's Law Review
State University of New York at Geneseo ( B.A. , 1996 ) , Sociology

Bar Admissions


New York