Press Release

Kirkland Represents Coveris Holdings S.A. on Sale of Coveris Americas to Transcontinental for $1.32 Billion

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Coveris Holdings S.A. a premier global packaging manufacturer, on the sale of its Americas packaging business, Coveris Americas, to Transcontinental Inc. (TSX: TCL.A, TCL.B) for $1.32 billion. The sale is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals and will likely close in 2Q 2018. The full press release is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Douglas Gessner, Jeremy Liss, Matthew Arenson and Jessica Sicsu.