Private equity firm KKR has agreed to pay roughly $1 billion in cash to acquire two industrial products businesses from U.K. manufacturing investor Melrose Industries. Kirkland is advising KKR while the buyout firm's usual outside counsel, Simpson Thacher, is handling the sale for Melrose.
Kirkland, Simpson Lead on $1 Billion KKR-Melrose Deal
The Am Law Daily
October 10, 2013