Omega Healthcare Investors to Acquire Aviv REIT in Stock-for-Stock Merger
Kaye Scholer is representing Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. in its acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of Aviv REIT, Inc. in a stock-for-stock merger. The transaction values Aviv at $3 billion, and the combination creates a $10 billion premier publicly traded pure-play real estate investment trust that will own 874 healthcare facilities in 41 states. We are advising Omega on the structure of the acquisition and related acquisition financing matters. The transaction is expected to close first quarter 2015.
The Kaye Scholer team includes Partner John Fallon, Associate John Csuka and Partner Chris Peterson.