Press Release

Kirkland Represents National Veterinary Associates in Sale to JAB Investors

Kirkland & Ellis advised National Veterinary Associates, one of the largest veterinary and pet care services organizations in the world, in its sale to JAB Investors by a fund managed by the Private Equity Group of Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) and its minority partner, OMERS Private Equity. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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The Kirkland team was led by transactional partner Jonathan Benloulou and included associates Jennifer Yapp, Caleb Vesey and Michael Chung; tax partner Anne Kim and associate William Dong; antitrust and competition partner Michael Thorpe; and capital markets partner Philippa Bond and associate Liam Gallagher.