Justin A. Macke

Justin Macke advises public and private clients on corporate and securities matters, with a focus on M&A. He also advises boards of directors of public companies on matters relating to shareholder activism, takeover preparedness, and corporate governance. Additionally, Justin has significant experience with counseling public companies on public mergers in the face of activist shareholders.

Justin has counseled clients on numerous transactions, including Associated Estates' $2.5 billion sale to Brookfield Asset Management, Exelis's $4.8 billion sale to Harris Corporation, and OM Group's $1.03 billion sale to Apollo Global and Platform Specialty Chemicals. Other companies with which he has worked on substantial matters include Bennington Marine, CECO Environmental, Cliffs Natural Resources, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Jefferies & Co., Kraft Foods Group, NACCO Industries, and TriMas Corporation. [1]