Press Release

Kirkland Advises Incline Equity Partners on Strategic Partnership with Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Kirkland & Ellis advised Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”), a Pittsburgh-based private equity firm, on a strategic investment in Incline from Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Petershill program. Incline will leverage this passive, minority investment to accelerate the evolution of its platform to extend its strong track record of success across the middle market. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Michael Reeves and Emma Lange-Novak and included investment funds partners Katie St. Peters, Brian Delaney and Chris Scully and associates Tina Chao, Nathan Jimenez and Eric Scharphorn, tax partners Dan Meehan, Paul Patrow and Aalok Virmani and associate Andrew Chan and senior paralegal Maureen McCarthy.