O'Melveny’s Representation of TRI Pointe Directors in Acquisition Deal Noted in Daily Journal

November 11, 2013 On November 8, 2013, O’Melveny & Myers’ representation of a group of independent TRI Pointe directors in connection with the Irvine-based homebuilder’s acquisition of Weyerhaeuser Co.'s homebuilding unit was noted in Daily Journal’s “Dealmakers” column.  According to the report, TRI Pointe will pay US$2 billion in common stock and US$700 million in cash to acquire five of the timber giant's homebuilding brands.

The O’Melveny Team was led by partner Paul Scrivano, who splits his time between the Firm’s New York, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley offices, as well as Newport Beach partner Gary Singer, and Silicon Valley partner Steven Tonsfeldt.  Scrivano is co-head, Singer is a member, and Tonsfeldt is chair of O’Melveny’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice.