George Feldenkreis’s Acquisition of Perry Ellis International, Inc.

Olshan representing George Feldenkreis, the founder and former Executive Chairman of Perry Ellis International, Inc., in his proposal to acquire the company.

Feldenkreis has teamed with Fortress Investment Group LLC for the acquisition bid of $27.50 a share, or about $430 million.

Perry Ellis International, Inc. designs and distributes men’s and women’s apparel, accessories, and fragrances. The company, led by Oscar Feldenkreis, David J Enright and Luis S Paez, offers dress and casual shirts, golf sportswear, sweaters, dress and casual pants, shorts, jeans, active wear, dresses, and swimwear. In 2017 Perry Ellis recorded $861 Million revenues.

The Olshan team includes Steve Wolosky (Picture), Elizabeth Gonzalez-Sussman, John Moon, Michael Neidell and Mohammed Malik.

Involved fees earner: Steve Wolosky – Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP; Elizabeth Gonzalez-Sussman – Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP; Michael Neidell – Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP; Mohammad Malik – Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP; John Moon – Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP;

Law Firms: Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP;

Clients: George Feldenkreis;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti