Rodriguez, Walter

Walter A. Rodriguez Jr.

Associate
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Walter Rodriguez represents public and private companies and private equity funds in connection with financings, corporate and securities law matters, and mergers and acquisitions.

Walter Rodriguez represents public and private companies and private equity funds in connection with financings, corporate and securities law matters, and mergers and acquisitions.

In law school, Walter co-founded a pro-bono legal aid trip to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in conjunction with the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy and Bureau des Avocats Internationaux.

Walter’s experience includes assisting in the representation of:

  • PTC Inc. in its acquisition of Onshape Inc. for approximately $470 million in cash, net of cash acquired
  • An affiliate of Nautic Partners, LLC, in its acquisition of LindFast Solutions Group, a master distributor of specialty fasteners, from private equity owner Harbour Group
  • Silver Oak Services Partners, LLC, a lower-middle market private equity firm focused exclusively on business, health care and consumer services companies, in its sale of The Tranzonic Companies to PNC Riverarch Capital
  • Silver Oak Services Partners, LLC, in its partnership with management to lead the recapitalization of Legacy Farms, LLC
  • Nautic Partners in connection with its acquisition of Endries International, a leading distributor of fasteners and Class-C parts serving industrial original equipment manufacturers worldwide
  • Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., in its acquisition of H.E. Parts International, LLC, a producer of replacement and improvement component parts for large construction and mining vehicles for a total purchase price of $240 million
  • NewStar Financial Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWS) in the sale of its equipment finance business and related assets to Radius Bank, a federal savings association, for approximately $140 million in cash
  • Hastings Equity Partners in connection with the acquisition of IMPACT! Chemical Technologies, Inc. (IMPACT!), a leading provider of specialty chemicals to oil and gas production and midstream companies
  • Hastings Equity Partners in connection with the acquisition of Desert Downhole Tools, LLC, a company specializing in the assembly, rental and service of packers and plugs for exploration and production companies
  • Hastings Equity Partners in connection with the acquisition of Bullseye Testing, L.L.C., a provider of inspection services at the well site and in-facility
  • Nautic Partners in connection with its sale of Applied Consultants, Inc., a provider of pipeline inspection services to the oil and gas pipeline infrastructure industry
  • Sevcon, Inc. (Nasdaq:SEV), in a private placement to certain institutional and accredited investors and advised the company on the subsequent registration of such shares for resale under the Securities Act
  • A private equity firm in its sale of a local cable-TV, phone and internet provider
  • NewStar Financial Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWS) in the sale of its asset-based lending subsidiary, NewStar Business Credit LLC, to Sterling National Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) for approximately $330 million
  • PTC Inc. in its acquisition of the Vuforia augmented reality technology platform from Qualcomm
  • National General Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq:NGCH) in its acquisition of Standard Mutual Insurance Company
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Education
  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2015
    Executive Articles Editor, International & Comparative Law Review
    President, Boston College Latin American Law Students Association
    Jessup International Moot Court Team
    2015 Northeast Super Regional Champion
  • B.A., Political Science/Drama, University of California, Irvine, 2011
Bar Admissions
  • Massachusetts, 2015
Professional Affiliations
    • Member, Leadership Council on Legal Diversity's Pathfinders Program (2019)
    • Board of Directors, Margarita Muñiz Academy
    • Former Deputy Regional President, Law Students & Young Lawyers, Hispanic National Bar Association
    • Former Board Member, Massachusetts Association of Hispanic Attorneys
    • Member, Boston Bar Association
    • Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
Awards & Recognitions
    • Named, Cohort of the Latino Board Fellowship, Latinos for Education (2019)
    • Recipient, Pro Bono Recognition Award, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice
Community Leadership
    • Mentor, Dreamfar High School Marathon
Professional History
    • Internship, Middlesex District Attorney’s Office and Defensor Publico, Atenas, Costa Rica