Overview

Henry Mann leverages a broad skillset to deliver efficient, client-focused results. Henry has a wealth of experience in transactional matters, representing clients ranging in size from startups to the Global 500 across a range of industries.

His practice spans mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and other private fundraising, and complex commercial agreements. He also routinely handles intellectual property matters, including copyright and trademark issues, licensing, and Internet law.

Earlier in his career, Henry also practiced complex commercial litigation. His litigation experience continues to guide him in resolving disputes for his clients in a pragmatic and cost-effective manner.

  • Experience

    Representative Corporate Experience Includes:

    • Advised a Global 500 company in a cross-border acquisition of a $250 million stake in a consumer finance business
    • Represented private equity firm in a $130 million acquisition of a healthcare services business
    • Assisted Fortune 500 company in negotiating manufacturing and distribution rights for branded single-serve coffee cups
    • Negotiated complex joint venture for New York-based retailer of branded children’s clothing
    • Represented New Jersey-based biotech startup in cross-border Series A round

    Common Intellectual Property Representations Include:

    • Negotiating software license agreements, celebrity sponsorship agreements, trademark and copyright license agreements
    • Advising on issues relating to international trademark registration and enforcement
    • Conducting IP-related due diligence for corporate transactions
  • Credentials

    Education

    • Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law, J.D., 2006, cum laude
      CALI Award in International Law and Organizations, International Business Transactions, International Trade Law, Secured Transactions
      Advanced Seminar: Copyright, Wills and Trusts
    • Arizona State University, B.S., Materials Science Engineering, 2003

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois
    • New York
      • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

          Clerkships

          • Judicial Extern — Hon. John E. Ryan, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California (2005)

          Professional Memberships

          • American Bar Association
          • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
          • New York City Bar Association

          Languages Spoken & Fluency

          • Mandarin Chinese, Fluent
        • Insights

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          News Release

          Schiff Counsels Altaris on its $1.55B Acquisition of Padagis

          Schiff advised Altaris Capital Partners, LLC on its acquisition of Padagis LLC, formerly the generic prescription pharmaceuticals business of Perrigo Company plc, for $1.55 billion.

          News Release

          Schiff Advises Paramit Corporation in $1B Acquisition by The Tecan Group

          Altaris Capital Partners, LLC has announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell Paramit Corporation to The Tecan Group for $1 billion.

          Event

          64th Annual Estate Planning Short Course

          IICLE – Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education

          Location:
          Webinar
          News Release

          Schiff Guides Altaris in Sale of Senior Helpers

          Schiff Hardin represented Altaris Capital Partners, LLC in the sale of Senior Helpers, an owner and franchisor of professional home care services designed to allow elderly individuals to stay in their homes as long as possible.

          News Release

          Schiff Advises Altaris on its Agreement to Acquire $1.55 Billion Perrigo’s Prescription Pharmaceuticals Business

          Schiff Hardin LLP represented Altaris Capital Partners, LLC, a private investment firm focused on the healthcare industry, in its agreement to acquire Perrigo Company plc’s prescription pharmaceuticals business (Rx) for $1.55 billion.

          News Release

          Schiff Advises Altaris on Recapitalization of Minnetronix Medical, Inc.

          Schiff Hardin LLP represented Altaris Capital Partners, LLC, a private investment firm focused on the healthcare industry, in the majority recapitalization of Minnetronix Medical, Inc., a leading medical technology and operations partner to global medical device companies.

          News Release

          Schiff Hardin Advises Tuthill Corporation in Sale of Tuthill Vacuum & Blower Systems for $184 Million

          Schiff Hardin represented its long-standing client Tuthill Corporation, in the sale of its Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems division to Ingersoll Rand Inc. for $184 million dollars, completed January 31, 2021.

          News Release

          Super Lawyers Names 28 Attorneys to 2021 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists

          Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that 28 attorneys have been recognized on the 2021 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

          News Release

          Schiff Hardin Advises Altaris in Acquisition of 3M’s Drug Delivery Business

          Schiff Hardin LLP represented Altaris Capital Partners LLC, a private investment firm focused on the healthcare industry, in its $650 million acquisition of substantially all of Kindeva Drug Delivery from 3M Company.

          News Release

          Thirty-Two Attorneys Named to 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

          We are pleased to announce that 32 Schiff Hardin attorneys have been recognized on the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

          Other Publications

          • "As Our Heritage Crumbles to Dust: The Threat of State Law Protection for Pre-1972 Sound Recordings," Wake Forest Intellectual Property Law Journal (2006)

          Speeches & Presentations

          • “Beyond Taxes: Securities Law Considerations for the Estate Planner,” IICLE 64th Annual Estate Planning Short Course, Webinar (May 25, 2021)
        • Citizenship

          Pro Bono Activities

          Henry is actively involved in pro bono matters, including representing Yemeni nationals held in extrajudicial detention at Guantanamo Bay, a New York-based nonprofit dedicated to providing sustainable career opportunities to human trafficking victims, and a Chicago-based nonprofit hospice and palliative care organization.

        • Awards & Honors

          • Illinois Rising Star, Illinois Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2019-2021)
          • The Legal 500 United States – M&A/Corporate and Commercial: M&A – Middle-Market (Sub-$500m) (2019)
          • New York Metro Rising Star, New York Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2013-2015)