James Litzow counsels clients on corporate and securities issues including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and securities regulations matters and filings. He works with clients from a range of industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, technology and food and beverage.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims James was an associate at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP in Chicago where he represented clients in a wide range of matters including mergers and acquisitions, entity formation and organization, financing and commercial transactions. James graduated from Loyola University Chicago School of Law where he received a Certificate in Tax Law and was awarded the Hugh L. Dick Award for Excellence in Taxation.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
American Bar Association
Lead Counsel to POINT Biopharma Inc. in connection with its proposed SPAC business combination with Therapeutics Acquisition Corp. d/b/a Research Alliance Corp. I (Nasdaq: RACA), a special purpose acquisition company, sponsored by RA Capital Management. Upon closing, the combined company will be named POINT Biopharma Global Inc. and is expected to be listed on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol “PNT”.
Representation of Health Enterprise Partners (HEP), a healthcare private equity firm, in its investment in Aware Recovery Care, an in-home addiction treatment provider. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Representation of LFM Capital’s portfolio company, J&E Precision Tool, in its acquisition of Alloy Specialties Inc., a manufacturer of engine components for defense and commercial air and ground applications
Representation of Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, PLLC, a leading orthopedic care provider in Mississippi, in its sale to FFL Partners, a San Francisco-based private equity firm. With this acquisition, FFL Partners formed a new orthopedic health services organization, U.S. Orthopedic Partners.
Representation of LogistiCare in its $80 million acquisition of National MedTrans, a single source Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) benefit management company focused on delivering services to managed care organizations and governmental entities throughout the United States, as well as the extension of its revolving credit facilities from $200 million to $225 million
Super Lawyers “Rising Star” (2020)
Loyola University Chicago Law Journal — Lead Article Editor
Certificate in Taxation Law
Hugh Dick Award for Excellence in Taxation