Press Release

Kirkland Represents Education Networks of America on Sale to Zayo Group

Kirkland & Ellis advised Education Networks of America (ENA), a market-leader in providing managed network connectivity and security services to E-Rate-funded school districts and other public sector customers, on its sale to Zayo Group, a leading global provider of fiber-based communications solutions. ENA is a portfolio company of ZMC, a leading investor in and operator of technology, media and communications investments. The transaction is subject to customary approvals and closing conditions.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Ryan Brissette and Leo Greenberg and associates James Long and Mason Zurek, debt finance partners Jason Kanner and Andrea Weintraub and associate Adam Mohamed, and tax partner Thomas Evans and associate Ruth Thomson.