Press Release

Kirkland Advises Oaktree on Preferred Equity Investment in Mission Lane

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. in a redeemable preferred equity investment in Mission Lane, a purpose-driven financial technology company.  The $150 million series was led by funds managed by Oaktree, an existing investor in the company, and joined by Invus, QED Investors and LL Funds.

Read Mission Lane’s press release

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Jhett Nelson, Hamed Meshki and Jennifer Gasser and associate Oscar Leija; and tax partners Vivek Ratnam and Mike Beinus.