Press Release

Kirkland Advises Star Peak on $1.35 Billion Combination with Stem

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Star Peak Energy Transition Corp.  (NYSE: STPK), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, on its business combination with Stem, Inc., a global leader in clean energy storage systems. The business combination will result in Stem becoming a public company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the new ticker symbol “STEM.” The business combination values the combined company at a $1.35 billion pro forma equity value, at a price of $10.00 per Star Peak share and assuming no redemptions by Star Peak shareholders.

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The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Bill Benitez and David Thompson and associate Mark Kunzman; capital markets partners Matt Pacey, Peter Seligson and Bryan Flannery; and executive compensation partner Stephen Jacobson.