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Weil Advised The Kroger Co. in its $2.15B Sale of Convenience Store Business to EG Group

Weil advised The Kroger Co. in its $2.15 billion sale of Kroger’s convenience store business unit stores to EG Group. The transaction closed April 20, 2018.

The Weil team that advisied The Kroger Co. was led by Corporate Chairman and Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael Aiello and included Mergers & Acquisitions partner Matthew Gilroy; Mergers & Acquisitions associates Renee Pristas, Ariel Simon, Kelsey Pfleger and Sam Husley; Technology & IP Transactions head Michael Epstein; Executive Compensation & Benefits head Paul Wessel; Real Estate co-head Philip Rosen; Antitrust partner Jeffrey Perry; Environmental head Annemargaret Connolly; Real Estate counsel Elliot Ganchrow; Environmental counsel Thomas Goslin; Technology & IP Transactions associates Lauren Springer and Phillip Grudzina; Tax associates Steven Ort and Lora Shub; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Jennifer Britz; Banking & Finance associate Justin Lee; Antitrust associate Lisa Madalone; and Labor associate Thomas McCarthy.