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Weil Advises American Securities in its Pending Acquisition of Beacon’s Interior Products Business

Weil is advising American Securities in its pending $850 million acquisition of the Interior Products Business of Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc., a distributor at more than 80 branch locations of construction products, including wallboard, acoustical ceilings, steel framing and insulation, to residential and commercial contractors. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2021, subject to customary regulatory approvals.

The Weil team advising American Securities is led by Mergers & Acquisitions Head Michael Lubowitz and includes Mergers & Acquisitions associates Kevin Kitson, Daniel Sotsky and Victor Wang (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The Weil team also includes Banking & Finance partner Andrew Colao; Banking & Finance counsel Young Lee; Banking & Finance associates Evan Nichols and Kelsey Watkins (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Capital Markets partner Heather Emmel; Capital Markets associates Meera Sitaram and Shelby Stanton; Technology & IP Transactions partner Charan Sandhu; Technology & IP Transactions counsel Edric Itchon; Technology & IP Transactions associates Eliza Cotter and Meggin Bednarczyk; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Amanda Rosenblum (elected partner effective January 1, 2021) and Akansha Mishra; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Tax associate Maria Smith (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Real Estate associates Yelena Nersesyan and Ilana Bier (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser (elected partner effective January 1, 2021); Antitrust associate Marie-Marie de Fays; Employment Litigation partner Nicholas Pappas; and Employment Litigation associate Omar Abdel-Hamid (Not Yet Admitted in New York).