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Sarah Remmer Long

Special Counsel

Sarah Remmer Long

Special Counsel
New York +1-212-558-4000+1-212-558-4000 +1-212-558-3588+1-212-558-3588
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Sarah Remmer Long is a special counsel in Sullivan & Cromwell’s General Practice Group. Her practice involves a range of executive compensation matters, including in mergers and acquisitions and other corporate and transactional matters, as well as general compensation advice to corporate clients and individual senior executives. She also advises corporate clients on ongoing public company matters, including disclosure, compliance and corporate governance. 


  • Biohaven in its $11.6 billion sale to Pfizer
  • UnitedHealth Group in its equity purchase agreement and related agreements relating to the sale of ClaimsXten to TPG Capital for $2.2 billion, and in Optum’s $13.8 billion acquisition of Change Healthcare
  • Collectors Holdings in raising $100 million in new funding at a $4.3 billion valuation, and its acquisition of Card Ladder
  • Cornerstone Building Brands in its $5.8 billion acquisition by Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, $500 million sale of its coil coatings business to BlueScope Steel and $245 million acquisition of Cascade Windows
  • Signify in its $272 million acquisition of ams OSRAM's Fluence horticulture lighting systems business and brand, and $1.4 billion acquisition of Cooper Lighting Solutions from Eaton
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group in its $8 billion sale of MUFG Union Bank to U.S. Bancorp
  • Canadian Pacific Railway in its $31 billion acquisition of Kansas City Southern, which would create the first rail network connecting the U.S., Mexico and Canada
  • Knoll in its $1.8 billion acquisition by Herman Miller
  • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan in its strategic investment in Mitratech
  • Wells Fargo & Company in its $750 million sale of its Corporate Trust Services (CTS) business to Computershare
  • K+S Aktiengesellschaft in its $3.2 billion sale of its Americas salt business to Stone Canyon Industries Holdings, Mark Demetree and affiliates
  • The AZEK Company in its $879.5 million IPO
  • Cronos Group in its agreement with Kristen Bell in the launch of Happy Dance™, a line of Premium CBD Skincare and its $300 million acquisition of four of Redwood Holding Group’s operating subsidiaries
  • Novartis in its $9.7 billion acquisition of The Medicines Company 
  • Piper Sandler in its merger with Sandler O’Neill
  • Royal Philips in its acquisition of the Healthcare Information Systems business of Carestream Health
  • Motivate, the operator of CitiBikes and the largest bikeshare operator in North America, in its acquisition by Lyft
  • Andeavor in its $35.6 billion acquisition by Marathon Petroleum and $6.4 billion acquisition of Western Refining
  • First Hawaiian Bank in its $555.7 million IPO
  • Navistar International in its $3.7 billion acquisition by TRATON (formerly Volkswagen Truck & Bus) and strategic alliance with TRATON
  • FirstMerit Corporation in its $3.4 billion merger with Huntington Bancshares