Press Release

Kirkland Advises Olympus Partners in Sale of Ennis-Flint to PPG Industries

Kirkland advised private equity firm Olympus Partners in its sale of Ennis-Flint Inc., a world leader in pavement markings and traffic safety solutions, to PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG), a global supplier of paints, coatings and specialty materials. The transaction, valued at approximately $1.15 billion, is expected to close within the next few months, subject to customary closing conditions.

Read more at Olympus’ press release

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Benjamin Clinger and Matt Goulding and associates Devon Mongeluzzi, Neil Tiwari and Alexi Warren, tax partner Tom Evans and associate Sean Hamner, executive compensation partner Rohit Nafday and associate Annemarie Mierzejewski, employee benefits partner Alexandra Mihalas and associate Hannah Barlow, labor and employment partner Michael Schulman, environmental partner Alex Farmer and associate Aaron Newell, intellectual property partner Vlad Khodosh and associate Lichen Han, real estate partner John Caruso, international trade partner Mario Mancuso and associate Matt O’Hare, government contracts partner Boyd Greene and antitrust partners Matt Reilly, Mike Thorpe, Stephanie Greco and Mike Robert-Smith.