Gregory J. Nowak

Gregory J. Nowak

Partner

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4893    Fax: 215.981.4750

New York, NY
Phone: 212.808.2723    Fax: 212.286.9806

nowakg@pepperlaw.com

Representative securities engagements include:

  • representing a client in its creation of a fund under the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF) of the New York Federal Reserve Bank
  • representing the collateral manager in the formation of more than $11 billion in CDO and CLO transactions
  • serving as general counsel to the fund manager of a $1 billion long-short hedge fund
  • advising an investment management group on a $600 million all-synthetic collateral-debt offering
  • advising an investment management group on a $500 million mezzanine asset-backed securities deal
  • providing advice and counsel to the sponsor/manager of a $450 million fund of funds
  • Serving as general outside counsel to a fund manager regarding a hedge fund to invest in Israeli equities for sale to Israeli, European and U.S. investors
  • advising on SEC compliance for an investment manager and broker-dealer client
  • conducting compliance audits and company-wide compliance programs for client professionals

Representative engagements for health care entities include:

  • leading the team that created the Philadelphia Health and Education Corporation, also known as MCP Hahnemann University, out of the bankruptcy of the Allegheny Health and Education Research Foundation
  • negotiating and drafting acquisition/divesture agreements for advisory businesses, including related employment agreements and compensation plans
  • leading the team that represented the affiliates of the Sisters of Mercy in the creation of Catholic Health East
  • leading the team that assisted in the reorganization of the Holy Redeemer Health System, a large, integrated health and social service delivery and financing system that operates a 299-bed hospital and medical center, a large home health and hospice service, a visiting nurse agency, a medical supply company, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, a subsidized retirement community, a program that assists homeless women and children with transitional housing, a managed care organization and a physician practice management company

Education

  • LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law
  • J.D., Cornell Law School
  • B.A., Economics, maxima cum laude, La Salle College

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Tax Court

Practice Areas