DC Capital Partners Management, LP’s Acquisition of Janus Global Operations

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer represented an affiliate of DC Capital Partners Management, LP (DC Capital) in its acquisition of Janus Global Operations (Janus), a global logistics and stability operations contractor. Janus provides commercial munitions remediation, environmental remediation and services, risk management, and logistics and lifecycle support solutions. It was recently spotlighted for its work […]

iCapital Network’s Acquisition of Deutsche Bank Asset Management US Private Equity Access Fund Platform

Willkie advised Deutsche Bank Asset Management on the deal Deutsche Bank Asset Management signed a definitive agreement to sell its US Private Equity Access Fund Platform to iCapital Network. At closing, which occurred on December 8, 2017, iCapital took over as investment manager for the portfolio of 33 private equity access funds with approximately $2.5 […]

First Manhattan Consulting Group, LLC, et al. v. Novantas, Inc., et al.

Sheppard Mullin scored a huge victory at trial on December 19, 2017, on behalf of its clients Novantas, Inc., Executive Vice President Peter Gilchrist and Managing Director Andrew Frisbie in the case First Manhattan Consulting Group, LLC, et al. v. Novantas, Inc., et al., Index No. 652492/2014 (N.Y. Supr., Ostrager, J.) with a jury verdict […]

OrthoPediatrics’ $59.8 million initial public offering

Cooley advised the underwriters on OrthoPediatrics’ $59.8 million initial public offering of 4,600,000 shares of common stock, including the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares. Piper Jaffray and Stifel acted as joint book-running managers, William Blair acted as lead manager and BTIG acted as co-manager for the offering. Founded in 2006, […]

Itron’s $300 Million High‑Yield Senior Notes Offering

Cravath represented the initial purchasers, led by Wells Fargo Securities and J.P. Morgan Securities, in connection with the $300 million 144A/Reg. S high‑yield senior notes offering of Itron, Inc. Itron, Inc. is a leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of electricity, natural gas and water. The company, led by Philip C. […]

Kalnin Ventures’ $105 Million Sixth Marcellus Shale Acquisition

Willkie client Kalnin Ventures LLC (“Kalnin”), through its BKV Oil & Gas Capital Partners, L.P. fund (the “Fund”), announced that it had entered into a purchase and sale agreement with respect to its sixth acquisition of upstream oil and gas assets located in the northeast Marcellus shale play of Pennsylvania. The transaction was valued at […]

Chisholm Oil and Gas and MVP Holdings’s Formation of Great Salt Plains Midstream Joint Venture

Vinson & Elkins advised Chisholm Oil and Gas, LLC and its subsidiaries (collectively, Chisholm) in connection with the formation of Great Salt Plains Midstream Holdings, LLC, a joint venture between MVM Midstream LLC and Chisholm. The new JV will expand crude oil and gas infrastructure and provide more optionality for producers in the rapidly growing […]

ConvergeOne’s $1.2 Billion Combination With Forum Merger

Evercore acted as lead M&A advisor and EarlyBirdCapital and Cowen served as financial advisors to Forum. Evercore, EarlyBirdCapital, and Cowen acted as placement agents for the private placement. Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP served as legal counsel to Forum. Credit Suisse, Jefferies, J.P. Morgan, UBS Investment Bank, William Blair, and BTIG, LLC acted as financial […]