Press Release

Kirkland Advises Bernhard Capital on Purchase of RailWorks

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Bernhard Capital Partners Management, LP, a services and infrastructure-focused private equity management firm, on its agreement to acquire RailWorks Corp., North America’s leading rail infrastructure solutions provider, from Wind Point Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021, subject to customary closing conditions, including receipt of regulatory approvals.

Read Bernhard Capital’s press release

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Bill Benitez, Brittany Sakowitz and Jennifer Gasser; tax partner Mark Dundon; debt finance partners Lucas Spivey and Jordan Roberts; and environmental transactions partner Stefanie Gitler.