Silgan Holdings Inc.’s $1 Billion Acquisition of WestRock’s dispensers unit

Baker McKenzie, Winston & Strawn and Basham, Ringe y Correa have advised on the deal

Silgan Holdings Inc. has acquired WestRock Co’s (WRK.N) business that makes soap dispensers for about $1 billion.

The unit, which has 13 plants in North America, Europe, South America and Asia, generated $566 million in revenue.

Silgan Holdings Inc. and its subsidiaries manufacture consumer goods packaging products. The company, led by Anthony J Allott, Thomas James Snyder, Robert B Lewis, Adam J Greenlee and Frank W Hogan is based in Stamford (CT).

Baker McKenzie has advised Silgan Holdings Inc. with Fabián Monsalve-Agraz (Picture), Raymundo Enríquez, Jorge Adell, Christine O’Brien, Roberto Macías, Luis Amado and Jaume Benajiba.

Winston & Strawn LLP has advised Silgan Holdings Inc. with Robert Rawn.

Basham, Ringe y Correa has advised WestRock with Daniel del Río, Amílcar García and Jeffrey Powell.


Involved fees earner: Daniel Del Rio – Basham, Ringe y Correa; Amílcar García – Basham, Ringe y Correa; Jeffrey Powell – Basham, Ringe y Correa; Robert Rawn – Winston & Strawn; Jorge Adell – Baker & McKenzie; Fabián Monsalve-Agraz – Baker & McKenzie; Raymundo Enriquez – Baker & McKenzie; Luis Francisco Amado Cordova – Baker & McKenzie; Christine O’Brien – Baker & McKenzie;

Law Firms: Basham, Ringe y Correa; Winston & Strawn; Baker & McKenzie;

Clients: WestRock Company ; Silgan Holdings Inc.;