Press Release

Kirkland Advises I Squared Capital on Acquisition of VLS Environmental Solutions

Kirkland & Ellis advised I Squared Capital, a leading global infrastructure investment manager, and its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund III in connection with a definitive agreement to acquire VLS Environmental Solutions (“VLS”) from Aurora Capital Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm. VLS provides mission-critical, customized waste and specialty cleaning and repair services to a variety of highly regulated industries in North America. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.


Read I Squared Capital’s press release here


The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Kyle Watson and John Pitts and associates Blake Longoria, Scott Myers, Alexiz Magro-Malo and Sara Phipps; debt finance partners Lucas Spivey and Jordan Roberts; tax partners David Wheat and William Dong; and environmental transactions partner Ty’Meka Reeves-Sobers.