Kirkland M&A Update Kirkland & Ellis LLP

M&A Update: Deal Certainty —The Fallacy of a New Market

In this issue of Kirkland's M&A Update, partners David Fox and Daniel Wolf discuss how perceived departures from traditional deal structures are largely a reflection of a complex equation of a dozen or so contractual variables that interact with overall deal dynamics, including company-specific and secular market conditions, to produce a deal-specific outcome in the relevant post-crash transactions.