Kirkland & Ellis advised Access Holdings, a digitally-enabled middle market investment firm based in Baltimore, on its fundraise of approximately $805 million in new capital, including $525 million for Access Holdings Fund II L.P. and an additional $280 million for Fund II co-investment. This capital will be used for middle market buyout and growth capital investments in the U.S. The fund exceeded its target of $500 million. Access now manages more than $2.7 billion in assets.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Nicholas DiCrescenzo and Sandy Perl; tax partners Dan Meehan and Chris Odell; investment funds regulatory partner Christopher Scully and associate Timothy Nolan; investment funds ERISA partner Christine Matott; debt finance partner Jocelyn Hirsch and associates Graham Owen and Christina Godard; and corporate partner Michael Weed.