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Kirkland & Ellis Represents Zebra Technologies in $3.45B Deal for Motorola's Enterprise Business

Kirkland & Ellis represented Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), which announced today that it entered into a definitive agreement with Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) to acquire Motorola’s Enterprise business for $3.45 billion in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition will be funded through a combination of cash on hand and new debt. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals, and is expected to be completed by the end of 2014.

The Kirkland team included corporate partners Henry Kleeman and Scott Falk, debt finance partner Linda Myers and intellectual property partner Neil Hirshman.