Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Arsenal and BayPine on Acquisition of POLYWOOD

Kirkland & Ellis is advising Arsenal Capital Partners and BayPine LP in their acquisition of Poly-Wood, LLC (POLYWOOD). The firms are purchasing POLYWOOD from affiliated investment funds of Oxford Financial Group, Ltd. POLYWOOD is a vertically integrated manufacturer of recycled, high-density polyethylene (HDPE) outdoor living products. The transaction was announced on March 25, 2024.

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The Kirkland team representing Arsenal was led by corporate partners Ted Frankel and Colin Zelicof and associates Giorgia Nagalli and Deborah Kotkin; debt finance partner Michelle Kilkenney and associates Matthew Kita and Adam Gilmore; tax partners Mark Schwed and Liam Murphy; executive compensation partners Rob Fowler and Stephen Brecher; real estate partner John Caruso; and investment funds partner Kevin Wessel. The Kirkland team advising BayPine was led by corporate partner Ravi Agarwal and associate Oliver Yee.