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Haynes and Boone Advises in $1.6B Sale of Generic Drug Maker

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers served as U.S. counsel to Strides Arcolab Ltd. in its $1.6 billion sale of Agila Specialties Private Ltd., a generic drug maker of injectable medicines, to Mylan Inc., the second largest stand-alone generic drug maker. >>

New York and Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Include 20 Haynes and Boone Lawyers

NEW YORK / WASHINGTON, D.C. – Twenty Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers were recognized in the 2012 New York and Washington D.C. Super Lawyers and Rising Stars award listings. >>

New York Bankruptcy Group Secures Luxury Manhattan Condominium For Client in Delaware Chapter 11 Case

The Haynes and Boone, LLP New York bankruptcy group has successfully represented an affiliate of The Related Companies, which held approximately $234 million in claims in the Delaware bankruptcy cases of FKF Madison Group Owner, LLC et al.

A team of attorneys led by New York partners Lenard M. Parkins and Lawrence Mittman litigated many significant issues in the bankruptcy cases over a 10-month period before winning confirmation of the client's Chapter 11 plan April 10, and securing control and ownership of a luxury 60-story condominium building on Madison Park in Manhattan for the plan funder. >>

Louis M. Solomon


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Areas of Practice


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1988, Cum Laude
  • Cornell University, 1985

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Louis M. Solomon

Louis M. Solomon is a partner in Haynes and Boone's New York Litigation Practice.  He has extensive experience litigating complex business, commercial, securities and bankruptcy and business restructuring cases.

Mr. Solomon represents clients in various complex commercial matters, including securities fraud cases, breach of contract actions, and partnership disputes. Mr. Solomon has represented individuals and corporations in connection with government and internal investigations, and has litigated numerous fraud cases involving banks and brokerages. Mr. Solomon's practice has also included real property actions involving senior and subordinated debt, and a variety of intellectual property matters. Mr. Solomon also has extensive experience in arbitration and mediations before various tribunals, including the AAA, the ICC and the ICDR.

Mr. Solomon is the co-author of the section on trademark infringement appearing in Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts (West 2009). He was named as a New York Super Lawyer in Business Litigation, 2012-2013. He has also lectured on developments in hedge fund oversight.

Mr. Solomon has:

  • Represented clients in multi-million dollar litigations involving:
    • Securities fraud claims
    • Advance fee fraud claims
    • Prime bank fraud claims
    • Dissolution of partnerships
    • Claims by lenders against borrowers and guarantors
    • Claims arising out of securitized transactions
    • Credit default and swap transactions
    • Distributorship agreements
    • Generic pharmaceuticals
    • Trademark infringement
    • Antitrust claims on behalf of a trade association
    • Insider trading claims
    • Claims in bankruptcy proceedings
    • Estate proceedings

  • Conducted internal investigations for publicly traded companies
  • Conducted numerous arbitrations before the AAA, ICC, and ICDR

Selected Representative Experience

Multi-Billion Dollar Pharmaceutical Sale
Served as U.S. counsel to Strides Arcolab Ltd. in its $1.6 billion sale of Agila Specialties Private Ltd., a generic drug maker of injectable medicines, to Mylan Inc., the second largest stand-alone generic drug maker in the world.

FKF Madison Park Group Owner, LLC Chapter 11
Represented a joint venture, in which the managing member was one of the nation's top real estate development firms, in the acquisition through the bankruptcy process of the debtors' equity in a luxury Manhattan condominium project where secured debt alone is approximately $250 million. Assisted with and coordinated all aspects of the joint venture's efforts, including development of strategy, negotiations with adverse parties, and handling all of the joint venture's transactional, bankruptcy and litigation requirements.