Lawfuel – The Law Newswire – New York – May 2, 2007 – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising VWR International, Inc., a portfolio company of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Inc. and a leader in the global laboratory supply industry, in connection with its announced acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners. The transaction is expected to be completed during the third quarter of 2007, subject to customary closing conditions.
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 Franci J. Blassberg and includes
partners Gary M. Friedman, David P. Mason and Gregory H. Woods III,
counsel Stuart Hammer, and associates Vivian M. Blanco, Jonathan E.
Levitsky, William C. Mulvey and Jeremy Rossman.