CoolSys’ Acquisition of Duquette Refrigeration

Vinson & Elkins LLP advised CoolSys™ on the deal.

CoolSys™, a parent of market-leading refrigeration and HVAC services companies nationwide, has announced the acquisition of Duquette Refrigeration (formerly A. Duquette & Son), a commercial refrigeration company headquartered in Worcester, Mass. This acquisition will strengthen CoolSys’ Commercial & Industrial division and broaden its presence in the Northeast region.

Established in 1986 as A. Duquette & Son, Duquette Refrigeration has provided HVACR service and installations for supermarkets, convenience stores, refrigerated warehouses, manufacturing, commercial office and retail customers for 35 years.It serves customers throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire.

The V&E team was led by partner Brittany Sakowitz (Picture) with assistance from associates Kelly King and Miles Fortenberry. Also advising were counsel Christie Alcalá; senior associate Kristy Fields; and partner Lina Dimachkieh, with associate Dan Henderson.

Involved fees earner: Christie Alcalá – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Lina Dimachkieh – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Kristy Fields – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Miles Fortenberry – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Daniel Henderson – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Kelly King – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Brittany Sakowitz – Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Law Firms: Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Clients: Coolsys Inc.;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini