Roark Capital’s Acquisition of Nothing Bundt Cakes

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP advised Roark Capital on the deal.

Roark Capital executed its acquisition of Nothing Bundt Cakes, a market-leading franchisor and operator of gourmet bakeries offering specialty bundt cakes in 390 locations across the U.S. and Canada. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed; the transaction marks Roark’s 29th restaurant investment and 92nd franchise/multi-location brand.

Roark Capital Group is an American private equity firm with over $20.0 billion in assets under management. 

The Paul, Weiss team advising Roark Capital included corporate partners Jeffrey Marell (Picture), Sarah Stasny, Charles Pesant and Jordan Yarett and counsel Suhan Shim; tax partners Scott Sontag and Patrick Karsnitz; executive compensation partner Lawrence Witdorchic and counsel Jacob Glazeski; restructuring partner Kyle Kimpler; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; and antitrust counsel Marta Kelly. 

Involved fees earner: Jacob Glazeski – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Patrick Karsnitz – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Marta Kelly – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Kyle Kimpler – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Jeffrey Marell – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Claudine Meredith-Goujon – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Charles Pesant – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Suhan Shim – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Scott Sontag – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Sarah Stasny – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Lawrence Witdorchic – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Jordan Yarett – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Law Firms: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Clients: Roark Capital Group;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini