Marc Levy specializes in mergers and acquisitions, corporate and securities law, corporate governance issues, mutual-to-stock conversions, mutual holding company reorganizations, and other securities offerings for financial institutions. Mr. Levy also represents financial institutions and individuals in regulatory and enforcement matters before the federal banking agencies.

Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Levy was a Senior Attorney with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Corporation Finance and Division of Enforcement.


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Representative Transactions:

Represented Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. in its $115.0 million subordinated debt offering.

Represented Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. in its $160.0 million common stock offering.

Represented a venture capital firm in its investment in a community bank that supports fintech firms.

Represented Investors Bancorp, Inc. in its conversion from a mutual holding company to a stock holding company and concurrent $2.2 billion public offering of common stock.

Represented Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. in its $150.0 million acquisition of First Choice Bank.

Represented Northwest Bancshares, Inc. in its $179.1 million acquisition of LNB Bancorp, Inc.

Represented Provident Financial Services, Inc. in its $124.4 million acquisition of Team Capital Bank.

Represented Kearny Financial Corp. in its conversion from a mutual holding company to a stock holding company and concurrent $717.5 million public offering of common stock.