September 30, 2016
Weil advised OMERS Private Equity and its portfolio company DTI in the $1 billion acquisition, together with Harvest Partners, LP, of Epiq Systems, Inc. Upon completion of the transaction, Epiq Systems became a private company and combined with DTI, creating a global legal services and technology leader. The transaction closed September 30, 2016.
The Weil team that advised OMERS and DTI was led by Private Equity co-head Douglas Warner and partner Peter Feist, and included Corporate Chairman Michael Aiello; Banking & Finance partner Andrew Colao; Tax partners Helyn Goldstein and Stanley Ramsay; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Michael Nissan; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Antitrust partner Jeff White; Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management partner Randi Singer; Private Equity partner Ramona Nee; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser; Private Equity associates Sandra Rutova, Jake Deitch, Jenny Liu and Aamir Rahman; Banking & Finance associates Brian Drozda, Justina Chen (Admitted in New York only) and Maria Lei; Tax associate Brian Hamano; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Amanda Rosenblum and Franny Glick; Technology & IP Transactions associates Emilie Williams, Lauren Springer and Megan Briskman; Antitrust associates Alexis Brown-Reilly and Kristin Sanford; and Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management associate Elisabeth Sperle.