One Rock Capital Partners’ $640 Million Acquisition Of Nexeo Solutions Plastics From Nexeo Solutions


Weil is advising Nexeo Solutions, Inc., a distributor of chemicals and plastics products to industrial users, in its $640 million sale, along with Univar Inc., of Nexeo Solutions Plastics to One Rock Capital Partners. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2019 subject to customary closing conditions and the closing of, or the satisfaction of the conditions to the closing of, Univar’s acquisition of Nexeo Solutions.

The Weil team advising Nexeo is led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael Aiello (Picture) and includes Mergers & Acquisitions partner Sachin Kohli and Mergers & Acquisitions associates Renee Pristas, Rob Cohen, Chelsea Berry and Michael Chenkin. The team also includes Banking & Finance partner Benton Lewis; Technology & IP Transactions Head Michael Epstein; Tax partner Chayim Neubort; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Co-Head of Real Estate Michael Bond; Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Banking & Finance associate Jacqueline Oveissi; Technology & IP Transactions associates Lauren Springer and Phillip Grudzina; Tax associate Alex Farr; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates John Kleinjan and Daniel Rios; and Real Estate associates Suji Jhaveri and Elizabeth Shanaz Jaikaran.

Involved fees earner: Michael Aiello – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Chelsea Berry – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Bond – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Chenkin – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Rob Cohen – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Annemargaret Connolly – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Epstein – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Alex Farr – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Phillip Grudzina – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Elizabeth Jaikaran – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Suji Jhaveri – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; John Kleinjan – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Sachin Kohli – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Benton Lewis – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Matthew Morton – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Chayim Neubort – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jacqueline Oveissi – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Renee Pristas – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Daniel Rios – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Lauren Springer – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Paul Wessel – Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Law Firms: Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Clients: Nexeo Solutions;