Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Brentwood Associates on Purchase of Jefferson Dental Care

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Brentwood Associates, a leading consumer-focused private equity investment firm, on its decision to acquire Jefferson Dental Care from Black Canyon Capital.  Jefferson Dental Care is a leading dental support organization with affiliated clinics throughout Texas that offer a broad range of general dentistry, orthodontic and other specialty dental services. The full release is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Hamed Meshki and Brandon Vongsawad; and also included corporate associates Kevin Behseresht and Paige Scheckla; tax partners Mike Beinus, Dan Meehan and Meredith Levy and associate John Crisp; debt finance partners David Nemecek and Nisha Kanchanapoomi and associates Roger Lee and Lauren Geisser; investment funds partner Jeffrey Kaplan and associate Brian Delaney; labor and employment partner Richard Kidd and associate Eva Podaras; executive compensation partner Matt Shiels; environmental transactions partner Toby Chun and associate Michelle Sliwinski; technology and IP transactions partner Matt Lovell and associate Adine Mitrani; employee benefits partner Matthew Antinossi and of counsel Patrick Ryan; and antitrust partner Ellen Jakovic.