Mr. Modlin is a Partner and General Counsel of Sandbridge Capital, LLC. Prior to joining Sandbridge in October 2013, Mr. Modlin was a Partner and Chair of the New York Corporate Department of Seyfarth Shaw, LLC, a full-service law firm with more than 800 attorneys in the United States, the United Kingdom, China and Australia. Throughout his career, Mr. Modlin has advised public and private companies, boards of directors and senior executives on a wide range of corporate, securities and related matters, including with regard to mergers and acquisitions, public offerings and private placements of equity and debt, licensing, intellectual property, and day-to-day advice on corporate governance and all aspects of operations and business strategy. Mr. Modlin has served as outside general counsel for many of his clients, including Nautica Enterprises, Inc. for over fifteen years prior to its acquisition by VF Corp.
Currently, Mr. Modlin serves on the Board of Directors of Management Decisions – MDI, Inc., an Atlanta-based IT staffing company, and ABCO Refrigeration and Supply Corp., a New York-based, value-added, distributor of HVAC and Refrigeration systems throughout the Northeast and Atlantic States. Mr. Modlin is an Associate Trustee of The North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, and a member of the Board of Directors of Stewards of Change Institute, Inc., a not-for-profit organization providing public, private and not-for-profit human service agencies with cross-sector innovations to create a connected health, education, judicial and human service system that is customer-centric, family-focused, community-engaged and technology-enabled.
Mr. Modlin received an A.B. from Brandeis University, magna cum laude, and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a member of the journal The Tax Lawyer.