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Nancy E. Fuchs

Nancy E. Fuchs

Special Counsel

New York
T: +1 212 836 8565
F: +1 212 836 8689

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  • New York University School of Law
    JD, 1981, Member and Editor, International Law and Politics
  • University of Pennsylvania
    BA, summa cum laude, 1978, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admission(s)

  • New York

Nancy Fuchs is Special Counsel in the New York City office of Kaye Scholer.

She represents corporate, strategic, private equity and venture capital clients in acquisitions, divestitures, investments and joint venture transactions. Many of the private equity transactions involve complex governance and liquidity rights in control and non-control situations. She also has experience in acquisitions and restructuring of financially-distressed companies.

A significant focus of her practice is cross-border acquisitions and investments. She has extensive experience representing foreign companies in acquisition and investment transactions in the U.S. requiring government approvals, including those involving Exon-Florio reviews before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

Nancy serves as general counsel for the North American operations of a European client that acquires and operates marine, industrial valve, and material handling distribution equipment companies, and is a member of the board of directors of its US holding company.

Nancy's work involves a broad array of industries, including pharmaceutical and medical devices, aerospace and defense, machinery and equipment, and infrastructure.

Nancy has been recognized as a Leading Individual in Chambers USA: (2010-2013). Clients interviewed by Chambers say that “she has an astonishing breadth of knowledge.” According to a Chambers source, Nancy “ensures her clients are receiving the highest level of service and expertise” and they feel “immense relief to have her on our side.”