December 31, 2018
Weil advised Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) in the recapitalization of Berlin Packaging L.L.C., resulting in CPPIB and Oak Hill Capital Partners having joint control of Berlin. Berlin Packaging is a supplier of packaging products and services to companies in multiple industries, providing customers of all sizes with a one-stop shop for glass, plastic, and metal containers and closures. The transaction closed December 31, 2018.
The Weil team that advised CPPIB was led by Private Equity partner Christopher Machera and included Private Equity associates Miae Woo, Matthew Merritt and Hancen Yu. The team also included Banking & Finance partner Allison Liff; Capital Markets partner Heather Emmel; Technology & IP Transactions partner Karen Ballack; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Sarah Downie; Complex Commercial Litigation partner Patrick O'Toole; Employment Litigation partner Gary Friedman; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser; Banking & Finance associate Paul Overmyer; Technology & IP Transactions associate Edric Itchon; Tax associate Emily Cusick; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Lauren Sawyer; Complex Commercial Litigation associate Lucas Tesoriero; Employment Litigation associate Thomas McCarthy; Antitrust associate Jonathan Cheng; and Insurance associate Gabriel Gershowitz.