Garth Osterman

Partner

I have been representing clients in mergers and acquisitions for almost 20 years, across a broad spectrum of industries, with a specialty in international and cross-border transactions.

+1 415 693 2144
gosterman@cooley.com

Garth Osterman concentrates his practice on M&A, divestitures and buyouts. For over two decades, he has represented public and private companies in their strategic transactions, with an emphasis on cross-border transactions, including transactions in Eastern Europe, South America, Central America and Asia. Garth is a market leader in SPAC M&A transactions, representing target companies and SPACs in their business combinations. His clients include companies of all sizes engaged in US domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and restructurings. Garth acts in a variety of capacities in representing his clients, including lead deal counsel, cross-border structuring advisor, special advisor to shareholders and neutral drafter in multiparty divestiture transactions.

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Experience

  • SPAC BowX Agrees to Merger With WeWork 

  • IronNet Agrees to SPAC Merger With LGL Systems Acquisition Corporation 

  • Origin to List on Nasdaq via SPAC Merger With Artius 

  • Xos Trucks to Combine with NextGen Acquisition Corporation, a Special Purpose Acquisition Company 

  • InvestCloud Recapitalizes at $1 Billion and Integrates Two New Businesses 

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Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law
    JD, cum laude, 1996

  • University of Washington
    BA, 1993


Admissions & Credentials

California

contact

+1 415 693 2144 office
+1 415 693 2222 fax
gosterman@cooley.com

3 Embarcadero Center
20th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111-4004