January 21, 2021
Weil advised QuickChek Corporation, the operator of more than 150 convenience market stores predominantly in the New York and New Jersey metropolitan area that offer on-the-go food service and one-stop shopping for snacks, coffee and other beverages, in its $645 million sale to Murphy USA, a retailer of gasoline and convenience merchandise with nearly 1,500 sites located primarily in the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest United States. The transaction closed on January 21, 2021.
The Weil team that advised QuickChek was led by Mergers & Acquisitions Head Michael Lubowitz and Mergers & Acquisitions partner Jackie Cohen and included Mergers & Acquisitions associates Hayden Guthrie, Dov Kogen, William Rosemberg, Shane Safer and Dylan Sherwyn (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The team also included Tax partner Graham Magill; Tax associate Hector Beason; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Tricia Walsh and Courtnii Lamar; Banking & Finance partner Danek Freeman; Banking & Finance associate Jeremy Jenkins; Capital Markets partner Heather Emmel; Technology & IP Transactions partner Charan Sandhu; Technology & IP Transactions counsel Caroline Geiger; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Phillip Grudzina and Robert Brown; Real Estate partner Beatriz Azcuy; Real Estate associates Shira Barron and Leah Fayssoux; Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Antitrust partners John Scribner and Vadim Brusser; Antitrust counsel Alexis Brown-Reilly; Antitrust associate Dan Nobil; and Employment associate Thomas McCarthy.