Lawfuel – The Law Newswire – New York – June 19, 2007 – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Bain Capital Partners, The Carlyle Group and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. in the definitive agreement with The Home Depot to acquire its wholesale distribution business, HD Supply, for $10.3 billion.
Bain Capital is a global private investment firm. The Carlyle Group is a global private equity firm. Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. is a leading private equity investment firm. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a leading international law firm with offices in New York, Washington D.C., London, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
The Debevoise team is led by partner Paul S. Bird and includes partners David A. Brittenham, David P. Mason and David H. Schnabel, counsel Judith L. Church and associates Heidi S. DuBois, Eric R. Heller, Rafael Kariyev, Jonathan E. Levitsky, William C. Mulvey, Eva E. Riesenhuber and Jeremy Rossman.
# # #
Media Relations – Marketing Department
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
919 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10022
(212) 909-6836 Fax