Alight’s Acquisition Of Hodges-Mace


Kirkland & Ellis advised Alight Solutions on its agreement to acquire Hodges-Mace.

Alight Solutions is a leader in technology-enabled health, wealth and human capital management and financial solutions.

Hodges-Mace is a leading provider of employee benefits technology, voluntary benefits and custom enrollment services.

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. William Blair served as the exclusive financial advisor to Hodges-Mace in the transaction, and Shearman & Sterling LLP served as legal advisors. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal advisors to Alight.

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Andrew Arons (Picture), Peter Martelli and Robert Pohlus and associates Gregory Knight and Jordan Federer; and tax partner Dean Shulman and associate Tristan Evans-Willet.

Involved fees earner: Andrew Arons – Kirkland & Ellis; Tristan Evans-Wilent – Kirkland & Ellis; Jordan Federer – Kirkland & Ellis; Gregory Knight – Kirkland & Ellis; Peter Martelli – Kirkland & Ellis; Robert Pohlus – Kirkland & Ellis; Dean Shulman – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Alight Solutions;