Press Release

Kirkland Represents Constellation Brands on Agreements with Elliott Investment Management

Kirkland & Ellis advised Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, on cooperation and information sharing agreements with Elliott Investment Management L.P., one of its largest investors. As part of the agreements, Constellation will add two new independent directors to its board and Elliott agreed to certain standstill, voting, confidentiality and other commitments.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Eric Schiele, David Klein and Shaun Mathew, and associates Evan Johnson, Arjun Karthikeyan and Alex Adamis.