KSL Capital Partners’ Acquisition Of Interest In Orange Lake Resorts


Simpson Thacher represented KSL Capital Partners in connection with its acquisition of a minority investment in Orange Lake Resorts.

Orange Lake Resorts, a leader within the vacation ownership industry with more than three decades of proven success, operates Holiday Inn Club. Orange Lake Resorts encompasses 28 resorts and 7,600 villas in the U.S., with more than 350,000 timeshare owners and 5,000+ employees.

The Simpson Thacher Team included Atif Azher (Picture), Usman Arain, Mark Myott, Sangitha Palaniappa and Megan Whitman (M&A); Krista Miniutti, Aryeh Goldman and Brendan Galloway (Real Estate); Jennifer Levitt, James Doyle, Janet Nadile, Mimi Cheng, Kate Bai, Richard Eldridge and Alex Joseph (Credit); Jonathan Lindabury (Derivatives); Katharine Moir and Sarah Katz (Tax); Tristan Brown and Annie Kim (ECEB); Tim Mulvihill (Environmental); and Marcela Robledo (IP).

Involved fees earner: Alex Joseph Gorman – Hogan Lovells; Usman Arain – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Atif Azher – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kate Bai – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Tristan Brown – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Mimi Cheng – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; James Doyle – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Richard Eldridge – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Brendan Galloway – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Aryeh Goldman – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Sarah Katz – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Annie Kim – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jennifer Levitt – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Lindabury – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Krista Miniutti – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Katharine Moir – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Timothy Mulvihill – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Mark Myott – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Janet Nadile – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Sangitha Palaniappa – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Marcela Robledo – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Megan Whitman – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Hogan Lovells; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: KSL Capital Partners;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti