Press Release

Kirkland Advises Silver Lake in Acquisition of Cast & Crew

Kirkland & Ellis LLP represented Silver Lake, a leading private equity firm focused on technology investing, in its agreement to acquire Cast & Crew Entertainment Services, the premier provider of technology-enabled payroll, production accounting and related value-added services to the entertainment industry, from ZM Capital. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The full release can be found here.

The Kirkland team included corporate partner Sean Rodgers and associate Laura Sullivan; debt finance partner Ashley Gregory and associate Kristen Derhaag; tax partners Dean Shulman and Benjamin Schreiner and associates Margaret Dewar and Andrew Barton; intellectual property partner Seth Traxler and associate Nick Sethi; and executive compensation partners Scott Price and Michael Krasnovsky.