Laura A. Janowitsch

  • 330 North Wabash Avenue, Suite 2800
  • Chicago, IL 60611
  • USA
Profile Experience

Laura Janowitsch is a member of the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Janowitsch focuses her practice on both public and private mergers and acquisitions as well as public company representation and general corporate governance.



Ms. Janowitsch’s experience includes representation of:

  • DNS Capital in a variety of transactional matters (2016-2017)
  • The Pritzker Organization in its acquisition along with Redwood Capital Investments, Stephens Capital Partners, and management of Hargray Communications Group, a broadband communications and entertainment provider (2017)
  • Emerson Electric Company in its US$1.2 billion sale of its Leroy-Somer and Control Techniques business segments to Nidec Corp. (2017)
  • Advanced Micro Devices in its US$371 million disposition of an 85% stake in its ATMP facilities to, and related joint venture with, Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics (2016)
  • InvenTrust Properties Corp. in the spin-off of InvenTrust Properties’ non-core real estate assets, Highlands REIT, Inc. (2016)
  • Nord Anglia Education in its US$534 million acquisition of six schools in North America, Europe and China from Meritas (2015)
  • InvenTrust Properties Corp. in the spin-off and listing of InvenTrust Properties' premium lodging business, Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:XHR) (2015)
  • InvenTrust Properties Corp. in the sale of its portfolio of 52 hotels, to Northstar Realty Finance and Chatham Lodging Trust (2014)
  • GTCR in connection with its US$446 million acquisition by tender offer of Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS), a provider of cloud-based marketing and public relations software (2014)
  • GTCR in connection with its acquisition by cash offer of Cision AB, a provider of PR, social software, and insight services

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