Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C.’s Acquisition Of Nelipak Healthcare Packaging


Paul, Weiss represented Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C. in its acquisition of Nelipak Corporation, Inc. from Mason Wells. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Nelipak is the leading provider of custom-designed rigid packaging for the medical devise and pharmaceutical industries.

Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C. is a private equity firm specializing in add-on acquisitions, follow-on acquisitions, expansions, turnarounds, corporate carve-out, Private Sale, Recapitalization, public-to-private transactions, and equity and debt investments in buyouts of mature and middle market companies.

Nelipak was advised by Lincoln International, LLC, and Quarles & Brady served as legal counsel.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Angelo Bonvino (Picture), Thomas de la Bastide, David Carmona and Alvaro Membrillera and counsel Daniel Layfield; tax partners Lindsay Parks and Patrick Karsnitz; intellectual property partner Chuck Googe and counsel Jonathan Ashtor; real estate partner Meredith Kane; antitrust counsel Marta Kelly and Yuni Sobel; employee benefits counsel Reuven Falik; environmental counsel William O’Brien; and litigation counsel Rachel Fiorill.

Involved fees earner: Jonathan Ashtor – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Angelo Bonvino – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; David Carmona – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Thomas de la Bastide – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Reuven Falik – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Rachel Fiorill – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Chuck Googe – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Meredith Kane – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Patrick Karsnitz – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Marta Kelly – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Daniel Layfield – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Alvaro Membrillera – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; William O’Brien – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Lindsay Parks – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Yuni Sobel – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Law Firms: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Clients: Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C.;