Press Release

Kirkland Represents GTCR in its $700 Million Sale of CBR

Kirkland & Ellis LLP represents GTCR, a leading private equity firm, in the sale of its portfolio company Cord Blood Registry (CBR), the world’s largest newborn stem cell company, to AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAG) for $700 million. The full release is available here.

The Kirkland team includes corporate partners Sanford Perl and Michael Weed, and associates Sean Kramer, Peter Stach and Caitlin Powell Gimpel; debt finance partners Jocelyn Hirsch and Joshua Samis; and capital markets partner Dennis Myers.