Press Release

Kirkland Advises Levine Leichtman on Acquisition of GL Education

Kirkland & Ellis advised Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, on its acquisition of GL Education, a leading London-based provider of educational assessments, from Investcorp for an undisclosed amount. GL Education provides an integrated suite of assessments which is used by more than 3 million pupils every year in over 100 countries worldwide. The transaction was announced on May, 31 2016. Read more about the transaction here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Michael Paley in Chicago and David Arnold in London.