Ropes & Gray Represents Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C. in its Acquisition of Cadence, Inc.
Ropes & Gray represented Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C., a leading private equity firm, in its acquisition of Cadence, Inc., a provider of complex high-precision components and finished devices for advanced surgical and specialty industrial applications. The transaction was announced on April 17, 2018.
Cadence, headquartered in Staunton, Va., is a leading provider of end-to-end design, engineering, and manufacturing services for its customers across the entire product lifecycle. The company innovates and manufactures highly engineered metal and plastics subassemblies and finished devices for its customer base of leading medical device and specialty industrial companies worldwide.
The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner William Shields, benefits partner Jennifer Rikoski and private equity associate Ted Schmadeke.