McDermott Will & Emery LLP advised H.I.G., while Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP advised Homewerks Worldwide, LLC on the deal.
H.I.G. Capital, a leading global alternative investment firm with $44 billion of equity capital under management, announced that an affiliate has completed a growth investment in Homewerks Worldwide, LLC, a leading innovator in the kitchen, bathroom, and plumbing home improvement categories.
Homewerks develops, sources, and markets bathroom, kitchen, and plumbing products for home and commercial use under the Homewerks™, Tosca®, Aqua Vista®, Home2O™, LDR®, and Exquisite® brand names. Since its formation in 2006, Homewerks has shown consistent sales growth fueled by a proven track record of bringing innovative, efficient, and high quality product solutions to homes.
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with $44 billion of equity capital under management. Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 300 companies worldwide.
The Skadden team advising Homewerks Worldwide was led by M&A partner David Clark (Picture), Executive Compensation and Benefits partner Erica Schohn (New York), Labor and Employment Law partner David Schwartz (New York), Intellectual Property and Technology partner Ken Kumayama (Palo Alto), Tax partner Nickolas Gianou, Litigation partners Chuck Smith and Marcie Lape, and Banking partner Lynn McGovern. All attorneys are based in Chicago unless otherwise noted.
Involved fees earner: David Clark – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Nickolas Gianou – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Ken Kumayama – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Marcie Lape – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Lynn McGovern – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Erica Schohn – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; David Schwartz – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Charles Smith – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;
Law Firms: Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;
Clients: Homewerks Worldwide;