Palladium Equity Partners’ Investment in Quirch


Simpson Thacher represented Palladium Equity Partners in connection with their announced significant investment in Quirch Foods, Co. (“Quirch”).

Terms were not disclosed.

Quirch is a leading distributor and exporter of protein and Hispanic food products based in the U.S. Quirch is headquartered in Miami, Florida with operations in the Southeastern U.S. and the Caribbean. Founded in 1967, the Company recently celebrated its 50th year of operations.

The Simpson Thacher team includes Mark Pflug (Picture), Erika Tang and Mike Ratay (M&A); James Cross, Chance Goldberg and Samuel Ash (Credit); Larry Moss and Andrew Mandelbaum (Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits); Peter Guryan, Kelly Karapetyan, Ellen Frye and Karen Horvitz Hunt (Antitrust); Lori Lesser, Marcela Robledo and Alysha Sekhon (Intellectual Property); John Creed, Joseph Tootle and C.J. Murray (Tax); Krista McManus (Real Estate); and Steven DeLott (Insurance).

Involved fees earner: Samuel Ash – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; John Creed – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; James Cross – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Steven DeLott – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Ellen Frye – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Chance Goldberg – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Peter Guryan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Karen Horvitz Hunt – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kelly Karapetyan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Lori Lesser – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Andrew Mandelbaum – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Krista McManus – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Laurence Moss – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Christopher Murray – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Mark Pflug – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Michael Ratay – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Marcela Robledo – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Alysha Sekhon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Erika Tang – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Joseph Tootle – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Palladium Equity Partners;