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Instead of trying to be everything to everybody, we’ve made a name for ourselves by delivering what our clients need most: in-depth, hands-on legal counsel throughout the financial services sector — and beyond.

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There’s a lot going on at Schulte — we’re wrapping up high-profile matters, welcoming talented new lawyers, speaking on issues that affect our clients, and more.

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Pro Bono

Throughout our history, Schulte has provided comprehensive pro bono services to local and national nonprofit organizations. Today, we serve more than 50 nonprofits and work to advance a variety of social justice causes.

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Diversity and Inclusion

Inside the firm, we work hard to attract diverse, talented lawyers and encourage their career growth and advancement. And outside the office, we’re active in volunteer drives and local initiatives that support women and minorities’ professional success.

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Social Responsibility

We take doing “good work” seriously — whether we’re talking about our high ethical standards or the way in which we foster a positive and inclusive culture for our personnel and support local communities.

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  • New York

    • 919 Third Avenue
    • New York, NY 10022
    • United States of America
      • +1 212.756.2000 Phone
      • +1 212.593.5955 Fax
  • Washington, DC

    • 901 Fifteenth Street, NW, Suite 800
    • Washington, DC 20005
    • United States of America
      • +1 202.729.7470 Phone
      • +1 202.730.4520 Fax
  • London

    • One Eagle Place
    • London SW1Y 6AF
    • United Kingdom
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8000 Phone
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8010 Fax

Schulte represented Castle Harlan Inc. and Castle Harlan Partners IV LP in the sale of its portfolio company Baker & Taylor, a global leader in the delivery of print and digital books and other multimedia products, to Follett Corporation, a top provider of technology, services and print and digital to PreK-12 libraries, schools and higher education institutions. The transaction was announced on April 18 and upon closing will create the world's preeminent single source of curated content and multimedia for librarians and educators.

The Schulte team advising Castle Harlan Inc. and its portfolio company, Baker & Taylor, included mergers & acquisitions associate Lowell K. Dyer; antitrust partner Michael E. Swartz; employment & employee benefits partner Ian L. Levin, special counsel Scott A. Gold and associate Jessica Augarten; environmental partner Howard B. Epstein and associate Valerie L. Sheaffer; finance partner Kirby Chin and associate David Arnstein; intellectual property, sourcing & technology partner Robert R. Kiesel, special counsel Scott M. Kareff and associate Andrea Matos; mergers & acquisitions associate Monica McKinnon; real estate partner Julian M. Wise and associate Aaron Schwed; and tax partner Kurt F. Rosell.