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Oded Friedmann is a member of the Corporate Practice in Greenberg Traurig’s New York office. He focuses his practice on domestic and cross-border private equity, mergers and acquisitions, equity investments and general corporate matters across a variety of industries and sectors.

Prior to joining GT, Oded practiced at a leading law firm in New York and served as in-house corporate counsel at two multinational publicly traded companies.



  • Represented GLP in the $18.7 billion sale of its U.S. logistics business to Blackstone.°
  • Represented iHeartMedia, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries in the $1.8 billion separation of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries out of the iHeartMedia Group in connection with iHeartMedia’s Chapter 11 restructuring process.°
  • Represented Vista Equity Partners in its $4.75 billion sale of Marketo, Inc.°
  • Represented Bristol-Myers Squibb in its divestiture of the UPSA consumer health business to Taisho Pharmaceutical for $1.6 billion.°
  • Represented A&M Capital Partners in its $575 million sale of PureStar Linen.°
  • Represented Warburg Pincus in its acquisition of 50% of Cyren Ltd., an Israeli public company dual-listed in Israel and the United States, through a primary PIPE transaction and secondary tender offer.°
  • Represented Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited in its $4.5 billion high yield notes offering.°
  • Represented 3i Group plc in the financing of its $340 million acquisition of Magnitude Software.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Friedmann prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Legal Counsel, Atrium European Real Estate, 2013-2017
  • Assistant General Counsel Europe, Teva Pharmaceuticals, 2007-2010


  • LL.M., Fordham University School of Law, 2016
  • Doctor of Law (Dr. iur.), magna cum laude, Trier University School of Law (Germany), 2012
  • M.B.A., Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, 2011
  • First Legal State Exam (J.D.), Freiburg University School of Law (Germany), 2007
  • New York
  • Hebrew, Native
  • German, Fluent