Press Release

Kirkland Represents AECOM in its $175 Million Acquisition of Shimmick Construction

Kirkland & Ellis LLP is advising AECOM (NYSE: ACM), a fully integrated global infrastructure firm, on its $175 million acquisition of Shimmick Construction, an established leader in the California and Western U.S. heavy civil construction market. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in AECOM’s fiscal fourth quarter. Read more about the transaction here.

The Kirkland deal team included Los Angeles corporate partners Damon Fisher and Tana Ryan and associates Michelle Cumpston and Anthony Gin; New York tax partner Michael Beinus; and Los Angeles tax associate John Crisp.