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Weil Advised Brookfield Asset Management in its Acquisition of Rouse Properties

Weil advised longtime client Brookfield Asset Management Inc. in its acquisition of Rouse Properties, Inc. As part of the deal, Brookfield acquired all of the outstanding shares of Rouse’s common stock, other than those shares currently held by Brookfield Property Partners L.P. and its affiliates, in a transaction valued at $2.8 billion. The transaction closed July 06, 2016.

The Weil team that advised Brookfield was led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael Aiello and included Mergers & Acquisitions partner Matthew Gilroy; Banking & Finance partner Danek Freeman; Technology & IP Transactions partner Charan Sandhu; Environmental head Annemargaret Connolly; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Executive Compensation & Benefits head Paul Wessel; Environmental counsel Thomas Goslin; Corporate associates Mariel Cruz, Jakob Deitch, Kimberly Thibault and Clayton Collett; Banking & Finance associate Peter Thomas Puk; Technology & IP Transactions associate Claudia Hoeben; Tax associate Ryan Roberts; and Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Paula Han and Madeline Lewis.