Andrew M. Levine

Andy Levine has been the lead lawyer on major transactions for private equity and strategic participants, including ABM Industries, Cardinal Health, Monster Beverage, Omnicom Group, Procter & Gamble, Ryder System, Sprint-Nextel, Stanley Works, Verizon, Wasserstein & Co., and WL Ross & Co. He co-chairs Jones Day's global Private Equity Practice and also heads the Firm's representation of Chinese companies in North American M&A transactions. Andy has substantial experience in distress M&A, joint ventures, special committee transactions, corporate governance, takeover preparedness, and restructurings, and he has worked in a wide range of industries, including pharmaceuticals and health care, consumer goods and retail, telecommunications, real estate, financial services, facility services, shipping, advertising and marketing, and manufacturing.

Other clients with which Andy has worked on substantial matters include ABB Ltd., Alcatel-Lucent, Burlington Industries, Dana Corporation, FTD, Goldman Sachs, Lagardère, Macy's, Moelis & Company, R.H. Donnelley, Spectrum Brands, and WilTel Communications. [1]