Press Release
March 2, 2021

Holland & Knight Advises Attain in $430 Million Sale of Federal Division to Maximus

TYSONS, Va. (March 2, 2021) – Holland & Knight advised Attain, LLC in the sale of its federal division to Maximus (NYSE: MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, for $430 million. The acquisition was announced on March 1.

Attain is a leading management, technology and compliance consulting firm based in McLean, Virginia. The firm has a strong reputation as an innovator with unparalleled technology services such as artificial intelligence and machine learning to support the mission-critical objectives of numerous federal agencies. Following the sale of its federal operations, Attain will operate under the name of Attain Partners and focus on its education, nonprofit, healthcare and state and local clients. The federal business will continue to be known as Attain, LLC.

Maximus is headquartered in Reston, Virginia, and employs 30,000 employees worldwide. With the addition of Attain's federal's automation and digital expertise, Maximus expects to be able to further design, develop, and deliver even more innovative, impactful solutions to support the mission of its federal customers.

Holland & Knight Partners Adam August, Lauren Benny and Associate Simone Summers represented Attain in the transaction.

More information about the transaction can be found here.

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