Erik provides practical, timely and cost-efficient advice to his clients on a wide range of business matters throughout all stages of the business cycle. Erik’s transaction experience includes cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, restructuring and complex intellectual property transactions in diverse industries including software and technology, retail and life sciences. He frequently serves as the lead associate on complex transactions, including drafting purchase agreements and important ancillary agreements, negotiating with opposing counsel, leading due diligence efforts and supervising junior associates. Additionally, Erik has extensive cross-border experience, handling transactions in numerous European and South American countries, Russia, Australia and India. With his knowledge of tax law, Erik is able to see issues in other practice areas and point out potential pitfalls before they grow into significant problems.