Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe’s Acquisition of Green Street Advisors


Kirkland & Ellis advised Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe on its agreement with Golden Gate Capital to acquire Green Street Advisors.

WCAS is a leading U.S. private equity firm focused on two target industries: technology and healthcare.

Founded in 1985, Green Street Advisors is the preeminent independent research and advisory firm concentrating on the commercial real estate industry in North America and Europe.

WCAS was advised by Kirkland & Ellis LLP. GSA and GGC were advised by Evercore and Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partner Will Boothby (Picture), and included transactional partner Chris Torrente and associate Eduardo Leal.

Involved fees earner: Willard Boothby – Kirkland & Ellis; Eduardo Leal – Kirkland & Ellis; Christopher Torrente – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti