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Megan A. Wotherspoon

Fax +1.412.355.6501

Ms. Wotherspoon practices primarily in the areas of business and corporate law, with an emphasis on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions of both private and public companies, private equity and venture capital transactions, and corporate restructuring, formation, and governance matters. She regularly assists clients with the drafting of a broad range of contracts, including with respect to commercial supply arrangements. Additionally, Ms. Wotherspoon has also represented numerous borrowers in various types of financings.

Representative clients span an array of industries, including metals, oil and gas, manufacturing, chemicals, software, retail, e-commerce, and FinTech and other financial services.

Ms. Wotherspoon was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in 2016 and 2017.

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Board of Directors, Allies for Children
  • Represents the world’s largest secondary lead producer with respect to its U.S. operations’ general corporate matters and cross-border transactions

  • Represented Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (NYSE: AP), a producer of forged and cast rolls for the global steel and aluminum industries, in connection with its acquisition of Åkers AB and certain affiliates from Altor Fund II GP Limited. The purchase price of US$80 million consisted of US$30 million in cash, a US$20 million convertible note, and promissory notes in the aggregate initial principal amount of US$30 million

  • Represented Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP) in connection with its $460 million carve-out acquisition of two business segments of Osmose Holdings, Inc. in the wood preservation chemicals and railroad services businesses

  • Represented Spartech Corporation (NYSE: SEH) in connection with its $393 million sale to PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a specialty polymer, colorant, and chemicals manufacturer

  • Represented TxVia, Inc., a payments technology company, in its late-stage equity offering and subsequent sale to Google Inc.

  • Represented a software company in multiple rounds of debt and equity offerings and in its sale to a private equity firm

  • Represented various U.S. and international privately held companies in sales and acquisitions of stock and assets

  • Represented various early-stage companies in connection with structuring and entity formation, private placements, and other financing transactions