Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Lovell Minnick on Proposed Public Takeover of Charles Taylor

Kirkland & Ellis, together with Debevoise & Plimpton, advised Lovell Minnick Partners LLC on its proposed voluntary takeover of Charles Taylor plc. Jewel BidCo Limited, a company formed on behalf of funds advised by Lovell Minnick Partners and its affiliates, announced a recommended cash offer for Charles Taylor.

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The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Hamed Meshki and Luke Guerra and included associate Michael Chung; investment funds partner Steve Yoo and associate Michael Lee; tax partner Dan Meehan; and employee benefits partner Elizabeth Dyer.