Press Release

Kirkland Advises AEA-Bridges Impact on Merger with Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire

Kirkland & Ellis counseled AEA-Bridges Impact Corp. (ABIC) (NYSE: IMPX), a special purpose acquisition company with a dedicated sustainability focus, sponsored by executives of AEA Investors and Bridges Fund Management, on its definitive business combination agreement with LiveWire, Harley-Davidson’s (NYSE: HOG) electric motorcycle division, to create a new public company.

Read Harley-Davidson and ABIC’s press release

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Josh Kogan and Melissa Kalka; capital markets partners Christian Nagler and Wayne Williams and associate Anthony Zangrillo; tax partners Sara Zablotney and Damien Rose; technology & IP transactions partners Matthew Lovell and Matthew Darch; investment funds partners Chris Kallos, Matt Nadworny and Kevin Wessel; executive compensation partner Stephen Jacobson; labor & employment partner R.D. Kohut; and employee benefits partner Matt Antinossi.