Z Capital Partners and Affinity Gaming’s Acquisition of Full House Resorts


Sidley Austin LLP is serving as legal counsel to Z Capital and its portfolio company, Affinity Gaming, in its recently announced unsolicited takeover bid for Full House Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLL).

Z Capital Partners, a leading alternative asset manager of private equity and credit funds, and its affiliate, Affinity Gaming, announced a proposal to acquire Full House Resorts (Nasdaq: FLL), a leading owner, developer and operator of gaming facilities throughout the country.

The proposed transaction would be structured as a cash or stock transaction with an enterprise value of the Company of $132.5 million, which equates to $1.79 per share on a fully diluted basis.

Sidley advised with Vijay S. Sekhon (Picture), Kai Haakon Liekefett, Derrick M. Davis, Ryan M. Hicks and Christopher J. Porcelli.

Involved fees earner: Vijay Sekhon – Sidley Austin LLP; Kai Liekefett – Sidley Austin LLP; Derrick Davis – Sidley Austin LLP; Ryan Hicks – Sidley Austin LLP; Christopher Porcelli – Sidley Austin LLP; Kai Liekefett – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: Z Capital Group; Affinity Gaming;