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Kirkland & Ellis LLP

OVERVIEW

Date Founded
2003
Headquarters
655 15th St Nw, Washington, Dc 20005 USA
Employees (Worldwide)
1,001 - 5,000
Industries
Legal

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Company Description
Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal services. The company counsels clients in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property and restructuring matters. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Recent Transactions

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Vector Capital Management LP, Sizmek, Inc. purchase Rocket Fuel, Inc. - (Pending)
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Church & Dwight Co., Inc. purchases Water Pik, Inc. from MidOcean Partners, Vulcan Ventures, Inc. - (Pending)
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Extreme Networks, Inc. purchases Avaya, Inc. /Networking Business from Avaya, Inc.
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Temasek Capital Pte Ltd., Temasek Holdings (Pte) Ltd. purchase Global Healthcare Exchange LLC from TPG Capital LLC, Ares Capital Management LLC (Private Equity), Golub Capital Partners LLC, Thoma Bravo LLC
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Quinpario Acquisition Corp. 2 purchases SourceHOV Holdings, Inc. from HGM LLC, TRG Management LP (Private Equity), Delos Capital LLC
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Transaction Clients

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Advised on Sun Capital Partners, Inc. purchases Kellwood Co. LLC
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Advised on Vista Equity Partners purchases TIBCO Software, Inc.
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Advised on Tyco International Ltd., ADT LLC purchase Cambridge Protection Industries LLC from GTCR LLC
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Advised on Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc., GIC Special Investments Pte Ltd., Neustar, Inc. /Private Group purchase Neustar, Inc.
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Advised on Digital Realty Trust, Inc. purchases The Telx Group, Inc. from ABRY Partners LLC, Berkshire Partners LLC
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Advisors & Consultants

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Partner at Quarles & Brady LLP
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Managing Director/Broker Lead at Jones Lang LaSalle
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Executive Vice President at Savills Studley, Inc.
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Senior Managing Director at Savills Studley, Inc.
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Senior Managing Director at Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
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   WASHINGTON , DC
The Securities Investor Protection Corporation either acts as trustee or works with an independent court-appointed trustee in a missing asset case to recover funds. The statute that created SIPC provides that customers of a failed brokerage firm receive all non-negotiable securities that are already registered in their names or in the process of being registered.Recovered funds are used to replenish SIPC's reserve in the event that the reserve is tapped in the early stages of a liquidation proceeding.
   NEW YORK , NY
The Mission of The Community Preservation Corporation is to Stabilize, Strengthen and Sustain Low and Mixed Income Communities. It offers services in construction loan, small construction loans under $1M, straight to perm, CPC direct, Freddie Mac conventional financing, supportive housing financing and equity. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
   LOS ANGELES , CA
THE MISSION OF LOS ANGELES ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL IS TO PROVIDE OUTSTANDING CARE TO PATIENTS WITH MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS AND THROUGH THE SUPPORT OF THE LOS ANGELES ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL FOUNDATION, TO PROVIDE CARE FOR CHILDREN REGARDLESS OF ABILITY TO PAY AND TO ADVANCE CARE WORLDWIDE FOR ALL MUSCULOSKELETAL PATIENTS THROUGH MEDICAL EDUCATION AND SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH.
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Non-Profit Donations & Grants

$5M
2012
Northwestern University is a private institution founded in 1851 to serve the Northwest Territory, an area that now includes the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and parts of Minnesota. In 1853, the founders purchased a 379-acre tract of land on the shore of Lake Michigan 12 miles north of Chicago. They established a campus and developed the land near it, naming the surrounding town Evanston in honor of one of the University's founders, John Evans. After completing its first building in 1855, Northwestern began classes that fall with two faculty members and 10 students. Sixteen presidents have presided over Northwestern in the years since. The University has grown to include 12 schools and colleges, with additional campuses in Chicago and Education City in Qatar. See highlights in Northwestern’s history: 1850 On May 31 John Evans, Grant Goodrich, Henry W. Clark, Andrew Brown, Orrington Lunt, Jabez Botsford, Richard Haney, Richard H. Blanchard, and Zadoc Hall meet above a hardware store at 69 West Lake Street in Chicago and resolve to establish a university under the patronage of the Methodist Episcopal Church. 1851 On January 28, the Illinois legislature approves Northwestern's Act of Incorporation, granting 36 trustees the power to administer the University's business affairs, organize faculty, adopt by-laws, and grant degrees. 1853 Clark T. Hinman becomes University's first president on June 23. The University purchases 379 acres on Lake Michigan for $25,000. 1855 The University officially opens on November 5. Northwestern's first building, Old College, is completed. An amendment to University charter forbids the sale of liquor within four miles of campus. 1856 Randolph Foster becomes the University president. 1859 Five students receive bachelor's degrees at Northwestern's first commencement. 1860 Henry Noyes becomes the University president. Student Edward Spencer rescues 17 survivors of the Lady Elgin, which sank in Lake Michigan. 1869 Erastus Haven becomes the University president. Trustees vote to admit young women to University classes "under the same terms and conditions as young men." Evanston resident Rebecca Hoag becomes first female to enroll at Northwestern. 1870 Chicago Medical College enters into an agreement with Northwestern University to serve as the University's Department of Medicine. New medical school building opens at Twenty-sixth and Prairie Avenue, adjacent to Mercy Hospital. Women's Hospital Medical College opens. 1872 Dr. Charles Fowler becomes the University president. 1874 Sarah Rebecca Roland is first woman to receive a degree from Northwestern. 1882 The first football game is played against Lake Forest College. 1890 Henry Wade Rogers becomes University president. 1891 The School of Law opens. 1896 Northwestern's first PhDs are awarded; one is in chemistry, and one is in philosophy. 1902 The Rock, originally a drinking fountain, is given as a gift of the class of 1902. 1903 President Theodore Roosevelt visits campus. Northwestern wins the first of seven Big Ten football championships. 1908 The School of Commerce opens. 1909 The College of Engineering opens. 1912 Kenneth Huszagh is the first Northwestern athlete to participate in the Olympics. "Go U Northwestern," written by Northwestern University marching band member Theodore Van Etten, premieres in the season's final football game. 1917 Northwestern Medical Corps formed. Northwestern men and women serve in various capacities in World War I: 250 students sign up for active service; 800 women mobilized in National Aid and Red Cross work; a total of 3,606 went to war, and 65 died. 1920 Walter Dill Scott becomes the first non-Methodist University president. 1921 Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications is established. 1924 Wildcats becomes the name for Northwestern's athletics teams. 1929 The first Waa-Mu show is performed. 1932 A merger of Northwestern and University of Chicago is proposed and dismissed. 1933 University College is created. 1939 Franklyn Snyder becomes the University President. The first-ever NCAA Men's Basketball Championship is held at Northwestern in Patten Gymnasium. 1948 WNUR begins broadcasting. Professor Melville Herskovits establishes the Program of African Studies. 1949 J. Roscoe Miller is named the University president. Northwestern's first computer is installed on campus in an unused room of the Dearborn Observatory. Northwestern defeats California 20-14 in the Rose Bowl. 1957 Daily Northwestern staffers first paint the Rock. 1970 From May 6 to 13, campus is shut down in protest of Kent State shootings; this is the longest the school has ever been closed. 1975 The first Dance Marathon is held. 1979 Women's Basketball wins its first of two consecutive Big Ten titles. 1985 Arnold Weber becomes the University President. 1995 Henry Bienen becomes the University President. 1998 Professor John Pople is awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. 2005 The women's lacrosse team wins its first of seven NCAA titles in eight years. 2006 U.S. Senator Barack Obama gives the commencement address. 2007 Northwestern begins offering journalism and communication degrees at its new branch campus in Qatar. 2008 Morton O. Schapiro becomes the University President. 2010 Professor Dale Mortensen is awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics.
$10K - $25K
2012
Henry Street Settlement, Inc. delivers social services and art programs. The company was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
$10K - $25K
2010
Henry Street Settlement, Inc. delivers social services and art programs. The company was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
$10K - $25K
2008
Henry Street Settlement, Inc. delivers social services and art programs. The company was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
$3M
2005
Harvard Law School offers an energetic and creative learning environment, a diverse and dedicated faculty—whose expertise spans a broad array of legal subjects—and a student body that comes from every state in the U.S. and more than 70 countries around the world. Approximately 1,900 students attend HLS each year: 1,680 J.D. students, 160 LL.M. students, and 50 S.J.D. candidates. The faculty includes more than 100 full-time professors and more than 150 visiting professors, lecturers on law, and instructors. The curriculum features more than 260 courses and seminars that cover a broad range of traditional and emerging legal fields. A Harvard Law education prepares students for success in law practice, business, public service, teaching, and more. Most HLS students are pursuing a J.D. (Juris Doctor) degree, while many others are earning an LL.M. (Master of Laws) or the S.J.D. (Doctor of Juridical Science). Harvard Law School also offers many joint degree programs, coordinated programs, and concurrent degree opportunities with other schools within Harvard University. The Law School community is also home to numerous research programs and engaging publications, including books, scholarly periodicals, newsletters, and a weekly student newspaper.

Political Donations

$1,667
2010
Representative from the 97th District at Illinois House of Representatives
$5,000
2010
Chief Executive Officer at Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co.
$5,000
2007
Justice at Supreme Court of Illinois
$1,333
2006
President Pro Tempore at Illinois State Senate
$2,000
2006
Member, Board of Directors at Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
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Suppliers

   Legal    Kansas City, KS
EPIQ Systems, Inc. engages in the provision of of technology-enabled solutions for electronic discovery, bankruptcy and class action administration. It operates through the Technology and Bankruptcy and Settlement Administration segments. The Technology segment provides eDiscovery managed services and technology-enabled solutions to companies and law firms. The Bankruptcy and Settlement Administration segment offers managed services and technology solutions that address the needs of clients with respect to litigation, claims and project administration, compliance matters, controlled disbursements, corporate restructuring, bankruptcy, class action, mass tort proceedings, federal regulatory actions, and data breach responses. The company was founded on July 13, 1988 and is headquartered in Kansas City, KS.
   Real Estate Investment Trusts    Boston, MA
Boston Properties, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust. It engages in the acquisition, development, financing, capital markets, construction management, property management, marketing, leasing, accounting, and tax and legal services. It operates through the following segments: Boston, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The company was founded by Mortimer Benjamin Zuckerman and Edward H. Linde in 1970 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.
   Legal    CHICAGO, IL
CRA International, Inc. operates as a global consulting firm, which engages in the provision of economic, financial, and management consulting services. The firm operates through the following geographical segments: Unites States, United Kingdom, and Other. It offers consulting services through the litigation, regulatory, and financial; and management consulting areas. The company was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

Awards & Honors

Rank #9
2012
The American Lawyer Magazine - The Global 100

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