Carlisle’s $1.575 Billion Acquisition of Henry Company

Kirkland & Ellis advised Carlisle Companies Incorporated, while Weil, Gotshal & Manges advised American Securities in the transaction.

Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL), a leading supplier of innovative building envelope products and energy-efficient solutions, executed its acquisition of Henry Company, a leading provider of building envelope systems, from affiliates of American Securities LLC for $1.575 billion. Henry’s complementary solutions strengthen Carlisle’s positioning in integrated building envelope solutions that reduce installation times and improve energy efficiency. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in the third quarter of 2021.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Joshua Ayal and Eric Schiele (Picture) and associates Emily Lichtenheld, William Lay, Josh Rocha and Daniel O’Farrill.

The Weil team advising American Securities was led by Mergers & Acquisitions Head Michael Lubowitz and Private Equity counsel Ryan Taylor and included Mergers & Acquisitions associate Tyler Silvey and Private Equity associate Thomas Forman. The team also included Banking & Finance partner Andrew Colao; Banking & Finance associates Evan Nichols and Sarah Gohary; Capital Markets partner Faiza Rahman; Tax partner Mark Hoenig; Tax associate Brian Senie; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Akansha Mishra; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy counsel Caroline Geiger; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Robert Brown, Catherine Kim and Tyler Fredricks; Real Estate associates Yelena Nersesyan and Karen Luo (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Regulatory Transactions counsel Timothy Welch; Antitrust partners Vadim Brusser and Megan Granger; Antitrust associate Tyler Phelps; Litigation partner Theodore Tsekerides; Complex Commercial Litigation counsel Jessie Mishkin; Employment Litigation partner Nicholas Pappas; and Employment Litigation associate Omar Abdel-Hamid (Not Yet Admitted in New York).

Involved fees earner: Joshua Ayal – Kirkland & Ellis; William Lay – Kirkland & Ellis; Emily Lichtenheld – Kirkland & Ellis; Daniel O’Farrill – Kirkland & Ellis; Josh Rocha – Kirkland & Ellis; Eric Schiele – Kirkland & Ellis; Omar Abdel-Hamid – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Robert Brown – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Vadim Brusser – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Andrew Colao – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Annemargaret Connolly – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Thomas Forman – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Tyler Fredricks – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Caroline Geiger – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Sarah Gohary – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Megan Granger – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Mark Hoenig – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Catherine Kim – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Lubowitz – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jessie Mishkin – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Akansha Mishra – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Matthew Morton – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Yelena Nersesyan – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Evan Nichols – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jeffrey Osterman – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Nicholas Pappas – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Tyler Phelps – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Faiza Rahman – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Brian Senie – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Tyler Silvey – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Ryan Taylor – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Theodore Tsekerides – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Timothy Welch – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Paul Wessel – Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis; Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Clients: American Securities LLC; Carlisle Companies Inc.;

Author: Martina Bellini