Boston-based corporate partner Julie Jones led the Ropes & Gray team on the transaction with assistance from New York-based corporate associate Kerith Fried.
Ropes & Gray has previously advised Silver Lake in its $8 billion acquisition of Avaya and its $11.3 billion leveraged buyout of SunGard Data Systems, among other transactions.
With one of the leading private equity practices in the world, Ropes & Gray’s lawyers have been involved in some of the most significant private equity deals of the last year, including representing TPG it its $3 billion acquisition of J.Crew Group, Inc.; Bain Capital in its $1.8 billion acquisition of Gymboree Corporation; US Oncology in a $2.16 acquisition by McKesson; a private equity consortium consisting of Berkshire Partners, Bain Capital and Advent International in the $1.1 billion leveraged buyout of SkillSoft; TPG in a co-investment with Goldman Sachs for the €1.2 billion secondary buyout acquisition of Ontex N.V.; and Thomas H. Lee Partners in its $1.1 billion acquisition of inVentiv Health.
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