Kimberly Thibault is an associate in Weil’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice and is based in New York. Kimberly participates in advising public and private companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. She also participates in providing counsel regarding general corporate matters, including reporting requirements, corporate governance issues, defensive measures and other strategic considerations.
Kimberly has been part of the teams advising:
- MGM Resorts International in the pending acquisition of MGM Growth Properties LLC by VICI Properties Inc., in a transaction with a total enterprise value of approximately $17.2 billion
- Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. in its $14.6 billion merger with Discovery Communications, Inc.
- Avolon Holdings Limited (a portfolio company of Cinven Partners, CVC Capital Partners and Oak Hill Capital Partners) in its $7.6 billion sale to Bohai Leasing Co., Ltd. (n/k/a Bohai Financial Investment Holding Co., Ltd.)
- inVentiv Health, Inc. in its $4.6 billion merger of equals with INC Research Holdings, Inc. creating Syneos Health, Inc.
- Tianqi Lithium Corporation in its $4.07 billion acquisition of approximately 63 million A Shares of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A.
- Thomas H. Lee Partners and inVentiv Health, Inc. (n/k/a Syneos Health, Inc.) in the sale by THL of a 50% interest to Advent International, valuing inVentiv at $3.8 billion
- Brookfield Asset Management Inc. in its $2.8 billion acquisition of all of the outstanding common shares not already owned by Brookfield Property Partners L.P. of Rouse Properties, Inc.
- ChargePoint, Inc. in its combination with Switchback Energy Acquisition Corporation, a SPAC sponsored by NGP Switchback, LLC, in a transaction that implied a ChargePoint enterprise value of $2.4 billion
- Front Yard Residential Corporation in its $2.5 billion take-private by a partnership formed by Pretium Partners and Ares Management
- Sanofi in its $1.9 billion acquisition of Kadmon Holdings, Inc.
- Home Loan Servicing Solutions, Ltd. in the $1.4 billion sale of substantially all of its assets, and transfer of substantially all of its liabilities, to New Residential Investment Corp.
- Engility Holdings, Inc. in its approximately $1.3 billion stock-for-stock merger with TASC, Inc.
- Deluxe Corporation in its $960 million acquisition of First American Payment Systems, L.P.
- Eli Lilly and Company in its acquisition of the North American rights to Erbitux® (cetuximab)
- Fairway Group Holdings and its subsidiaries in their prepackaged chapter 11 cases
- The Kroger Company in its sale of its Turkey Hill business to Peak Rock Capital
- QLT Inc. (n/k/a Novelion Therapeutics Inc.) in its acquisition of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Snow Phipps Group in its acquisition of Kele, Inc.
- Sun Life Financial Inc. in its acquisitions of Prime Advisors, Inc. and Ryan Labs Inc.
- Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC (a portfolio company of Brookfield Business Partners) in its acquisition of the North American Civil Nuclear Systems and Services Business from Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
- Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. in its $113 million acquisition, via private placement, of an additional stake in Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure PLC
Kimberly received her J.D., magna cum laude, from University of Michigan Law School and her B.S., summa cum laude, from University of Florida.