Press Release

Kirkland Represents Tacombi on Funding Round led by Danny Meyer Affiliate

Kirkland & Ellis advised Tacombi, a food and beverage brand focused on connecting people to Mexico, on its latest funding round to support Tacombi’s mission of sharing Mexican culture through exceptional hospitality and experiences at its taquerias, consumer products, and technology. The funding round was led by Enlightened Hospitality Investments, the growth equity fund affiliated with Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group (USHG). Additional investors include Mexican firms Capital Mazapil and Rodina.   

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The team was led by corporate partner Marshall Shaffer and associates Kartik Khanna and Julianna Debler with assistance from corporate partner Christian Atwood, litigation partner Stefan Atkinson, tax partners Mike Beinus and Meredith Levy, and executive compensation partner Rohit Nafday and associate Deidre Kalenderian.