Press Release

Kirkland Advises Francisco Partners on Strategic Growth Investment in Accela

Kirkland & Ellis advised Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses, on its strategic growth investment in Accela, a provider of a unified suite of cloud solutions trusted by governments across the globe. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.


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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Michele Cumpston and Sean Kramer and associate Jacob Reichman; debt finance partners Brian Ford and Dan Schwimmer; tax partner Devin Heckman; and executive compensation partner Rohit Nafday.