September 08, 2017
Weil advised Oak Hill Capital Partners in its acquisition of a controlling interest in EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage, and employee benefits consultant, from The Carlyle Group. Oak Hill's investment enabled EPIC to continue its aggressive organic growth strategy and supported strategic acquisitions of additional complementary insurance distribution platforms across the United States. The transaction closed September 08, 2017.
The Weil team that advised Oak Hill was led by Private Equity partner Christopher Machera and included global Private Equity co-head Douglas Warner; Banking & Finance partners Andrew Colao and Gabriel Gregson; Technology & IP Transactions Head Michael Epstein; Environmental head Annemargaret Connolly; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Executive Compensation & Benefits partners Michael Nissan and Sarah Downie; Litigation partner John Mastando; Antitrust counsel Michael Naughton; Private Equity associates Vladislava Rebeiz, Edi Rumano (Admitted in New York only), Max Ronci and Ololade Oladapo; Banking & Finance associates Paul Overmyer and Catherine Kim; Technology & IP Transactions associates Cheri Bessellieu and Dennis Adams; Tax associate Liam Murphy; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate John Kleinjan; Litigation associate Daniela Kirsztajn; Employment Litigation associate Jonathan Gartner; and Regulatory associate Timothy Welch.