Press Release

Kirkland Represents Thoma Bravo on $6.6 Billion Acquisition of

Kirkland & Ellis advised Thoma Bravo, a leading software investment firm, on its acquisition of® (NASDAQ: STMP), a leading provider of e-commerce shipping solutions, in an all-cash transaction that values at approximately $6.6 billion. Upon completion of the transaction, will become a private company with the flexibility and resources to continue to provide best-in-class global e-commerce technology solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2021 and is subject to customary closing conditions. 

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Ted Peto and Peter Stach and associates Kristin Molloy and Jeremy Mandell, and debt partner Brian Ford.