Holland & Knight Wins Two M&A Advisor Awards
MIAMI (November 22, 2019) – Holland & Knight was recognized with two awards from The M&A Advisor for its role in transactions that closed over the past year. Winners were announced at the 18th Annual M&A Advisor Awards in New York on November 19.
The M&A Advisor is a network of M&A, turnaround and finance professionals that honors achievement, presents thought leadership and facilitates connections.
The acquisition of Legends Express Car Wash by WhiteWater Express Car Wash, a SkyKnight Capital portfolio company, was named Consumer Discretionary Deal of the Year ($10-$25 million). Holland & Knight’s representation of WhiteWater was led by Miami-based Partner Aaron Slavens. He was assisted by Associates Alexandra Briesemeister and Blaine Remmick. The team also included real estate Partners Eugene Segrest and Elena Otero.
The sale of Sternberg Lighting to Lumenpulse Group was named Corporate/Strategic Deal of the Year ($75-$100 million). Holland & Knight’s representation of Sternberg was led by Chicago-based Partner Renee Lewis. She was assisted by Associates Matthew Goldfarb and Brian Kim and Senior Counsel Louis Joseph.