Corporate Attorney Valarie Ney Joins Holland & Knight in Northern Virginia
TYSONS CORNER, Va. (June 20, 2016) – Valarie Ney has joined Holland & Knight as a senior counsel in the firm’s Corporate, M&A and Securities Practice Group, residing in the Tysons Corner, Va., office. She was previously with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Washington, D.C.
Ms. Ney represents acquirers, targets, private equity funds and special committees in public and private acquisitions and divestitures, auctions, joint ventures and strategic alliances, spin-offs, reverse Morris Trust transactions and cross-border transactions. She also advises companies on a wide range of corporate, securities law and corporate governance matters.
"Valarie has significant experience handling major transactions for domestic and international companies alike," said Bill Mutryn, the co-leader of Holland & Knight’s Corporate, M&A and Securities Practice Group. "She is a highly knowledgeable corporate attorney and an excellent addition to our team."
"Companies turn to Holland & Knight for their most complicated and sophisticated transactions," said Ms. Ney. "I am honored to be joining this outstanding group of lawyers and look forward to building my practice on such a strong platform."
Ms. Ney received a J.D. degree from the University of Virginia School of Law and a B.A. degree from Bowdoin College.