Press Release

UbiquiTel Relies on Kirkland & Ellis LLP For $1.3 Billion Deal

Kirkland & Ellis LLP is advising UbiquiTel Inc. (NASDAQ: UPCS) in its acquisition by Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S) for approximately $1.3 billion, including the assumption of about $300 million of net debt.

The Kirkland deal team was led by partners R. Scott Falk and Robert M. Hayward along with associate Roger D. Rhoten.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a 1,100-attorney law firm representing global clients in complex corporate, restructuring, tax, litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration, and intellectual property and technology matters. The Firm has offices in Chicago, London, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.