Joshua M. Zelig

Joshua M. Zelig

Joshua M. Zelig


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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
80 Pine Street
New York, NY 10005-1702



  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 2003, cum laude
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2006, cum laude, Notes & Comments Editor, Brooklyn Journal of International Law
  • Admission

    • New York

Joshua M. Zelig is a member of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP's corporate practice group.

Josh’s practice is principally focused on representing leading commercial and investment banks in leveraged finance and asset-based lending transactions, including bank financings and leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, bridge lending and loan commitments and debt and equity offerings.  He represented the financing sources in numerous acquisition-related financings, including the acquisitions of Team Health and Gates Global by Blackstone, an investment in JDA Software by Blackstone, the acquisition of EMC by Dell, the acquisition of Vertafore by Bain Capital and Vista Equity Partners, and the acquisition of BMC Software by Bain Capital and Golden Gate Capital. Josh has represented the initial purchasers in several recent high yield debt offerings for Conduent, Tesoro Logistics, PBF Energy, HCA, HD Supply and First Data.  Josh has also represented the underwriters in the initial public offerings for HCA, Townsquare Media, PBF Logistics, and PBF Energy.

Josh has experience practicing in a variety of industries including healthcare, financial services, media and communications, retail and food services, energy, and technology.  

Josh is recommended as a leading finance lawyer by the IFLR1000 and The Legal 500.