Home Point Financial’s $211 Million Acquisition of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation


Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Home Point Financial Corporation, a national multi-channel mortgage originator and servicer, on its acquisition of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation (NYSE: SGM), a leading, publicly traded, mortgage company, for approximately $211 million.

The transaction is subject to certain customary closing conditions and is expected to close by the end of the second quarter of 2017.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners David Feirstein (Picture) and Daniel Wolf and associates Clément Smadja and Laura Umbrecht.

Involved fees earner: David Feirstein – Kirkland & Ellis; Daniel Wolf – Kirkland & Ellis; Clément Smadja – Kirkland & Ellis; Laura Umbrecht – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Home Point Financial;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti