News & Announcements

Weil Advised Genstar Capital in its Acquisition of Ohio Transmission Corporation

Weil advised Genstar Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the industrial technology, healthcare, software and financial services industries, in its acquisition and related financing of Ohio Transmission Corporation (OTC) from Irving Place Capital. OTC is a leading technical distributor of highly engineered products, including motion control, pumps, finishing products, robotics, motors and air compressors, as well as a provider of compressed air services to its industrial customers. 

The Weil team that advised Genstar was led by Private Equity/Mergers & Acquisitions partner Craig Adas and included counsel Alex Purtill, as well as associates Cristiana Blauth Oliveira, Philip Hurst, Grace Ly and Rebecca Zhang. The team also included Banking & Finance partner Gabriel Gregson; Technology & IP Transactions partner Karen Ballack; Tax partner Noah Beck; Executive Compensation & Benefits Co-Chair Paul Wessel; Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Thomas Goslin; Antitrust/Competition counsel Vadim Brusser; White Collar Defense, Regulatory and Investigations counsel Adam Safwat; Banking & Finance associates Ashley Simms, Sean McClay and Jackson Alldredge; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Olivia Greer, Luis Gonzalez and Stephanie Onyekwere; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Akansha Mishra; International Arbitration & Trade associate Nathan Cunningham; and Tax associate Sidney Chiang.