Press Release

Kirkland Represents Lincolnshire Management on Sale of Schumacher Electric Corporation

Kirkland & Ellis advised Lincolnshire Management, Inc., a private equity firm focused on investing in and acquiring growing middle market companies, on the sale of its portfolio company, Schumacher Electric Corporation, a manufacturer of auto and industrial battery chargers, jump starters and other power accessories, to Ripple Industries LLC, a family-backed investment firm. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Kirkland had represented Lincolnshire Management on its acquisition of Schumacher Electric Corporation from the founding family in October 2020.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Adarsh Varghese and Sri Kaushik and included associates Jimin He, Julia Knafo and Arjun Mocherla, and debt finance partner Duncan McKay and associate Chris Gambini.