LAWFUEL – Law News Service – Simpson Thacher is representing Silver Lake Partners II, L.P. in its approximately $800 million acquisition of IPC Acquisition Corp. from Goldman Sachs Capital Partners and other shareholders. The transaction is expected to be completed at the end of the third quarter of this year and is subject to regulatory approvals. IPC is a leading global provider of critical communications solutions to enterprises in the financial services and command systems industries, providing both products and recurring services. Headquartered in New York City, IPC has over 900 employees around the world.
The Simpson Thacher team includes Alan Klein, Kevin Lehpamer and Julia Luebke (M&A), Jennifer Hobbs (Credit), Brian Robbins, Rachel Berry and Carl Berry (Employee Benefits), Steven Todrys and Katharine Moir (Tax), Adeeb Fadil and Noreen Lavan (Environmental), Lori Lesser and Kirstie Howard (IP), Joe Tringali, Kenneth Ehrhard, Ethan Litwin and Paul Sirkis (Anti-trust) and summer associates Rosa Pizzi and Mark Maher. Paralegals providing assistance include John Oberbeck, Michael Hoverman and Matthew Fay.