Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Clearlake Capital Group on Acquisition of Syncsort Inc.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, on its acquisition of Syncsort, Inc., which was announced today.  Headquartered in northeast New Jersey, Syncsort is a global enterprise software provider with a proven track record of successful acquisitions and technology innovation across the world’s most industrial-scale data platforms. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The full release is available here.
The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Hamed Meshki and Luke Guerra, and included associates Bianca Levin-Soler and Michele Cumpston; and debt finance partners David Nemecek and Nisha Kanchanapoomi and associate Jennifer Yapp.