David I. Karabell

David I. Karabell

Illustrative Matters

Activity/Type of Client
Mergers and acquisitions
Acquisitions and sales of many different kinds of businesses by merger, purchase of capital stock and purchase of assets; recapitalizations, negotiation and completion of shared facility and supply agreements, operating agreements and real estate and equipment leases. Recent transactions include acquisition of a U.S. company with a medical device product, product acquisitions from U.S. companies and an Israeli company, acquisition of a Danish company and sale of a U.S. money manager to an LLC rolling up money management businesses.
Venture capital/private equity funds/portfolio companies
Preferred and common stock investments in various entities, representation of portfolio companies in various activities, including stockholders’ agreements, registration agreements, management participation agreements, equity and secured and unsecured debt financing as well as general representation including employment and consulting agreements, software and licensing arrangements, benefit and compensation plans, operating and members’ agreements.
Manufacturing; Supply, etc.
Marketing and distribution agreements, licenses, supply and manufacturing agreements and joint venture agreements for various clients including recently several distribution agreements in territories outside the United States for a U.S. manufacturer of medical devices, a license for a product from a Scandinavian manufacturer and a supply agreement with a Chinese manufacturer for a U.S. company.
Joint ventures for product development, arrangements for direct purchase of electricity, third party energy management. 


  • B.A., 1961 Temple University
  • LL.B., 1967  New York University School of Law

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