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Carin C. Carithers

Washington, D.C.

Carin C. Carithers

A successful M&A transaction often hinges on retaining and motivating a target company's workforce. To help our clients achieve their goals, Carin Carithers works hand-in-hand with members of the firm's corporate teams and our clients' human resource professionals to ensure that issues related to employees and employee benefits are carefully considered and negotiated in the transaction.

Carin provides practical advice in an area that is complex and constantly evolving.

In addition to her work supporting the firm's M&A activities, Carin routinely advises clients on the implementation of tax-qualified, non-tax qualified, welfare benefit, and equity compensation plans. Additionally, she works with clients to negotiate employment and severance agreements and change-in-control bonus arrangements.

Areas of Focus

Representative Experience

Cytyc Corporation on its US$6.2bn merger with Hologic Inc.

Represented The Advisory Board Company in its US$850m acquisition of Royall & Company.

21st Century Fox's pending transaction to form National Geographic Partners.

Education and admissions


  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1999
  • B.A., Princeton University, 1994

Bar admissions and qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia (inactive)
  • New York

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