Ridgemont Equity Partners Recapitalizes Worldwide Produce
Alston & Bird client Ridgemont Equity Partners, a middle market private equity investor, announced the recapitalization of Worldwide Produce, a leading distributor of fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy products, and specialty foods to restaurants, foodservice customers, and grocery stores across the western U.S.
Press ReleaseFebruary 6, 2023
Bob Edge Receives 2023 President’s Medal from University of Georgia
Alston & Bird’s Robert G. Edge, senior counsel in the firm’s Wealth Planning Group, has been honored with the 2023 President’s Medal from the University of Georgia (UGA).
Press ReleaseFebruary 2, 2023
Ridgemont Equity Partners Leads Recapitalization of RoadOne IntermodaLogistics
Alston & Bird client Ridgemont Equity Partners, a middle market private equity investor, announced the recapitalization of RoadOne IntermodaLogistics, one of the largest independent providers of intermodal logistics solutions in North America.
Press ReleaseJanuary 31, 2023
Grain Management Acquires Spectrotel
Alston & Bird client Grain Management, a leading private investment firm based in Washington, D.C., has completed its acquisition of Spectrotel, a next-generation aggregator and leading integrated technology services provider.
Press ReleaseJanuary 30, 2023
Alston & Bird Adds Financial Services Litigation Partner Nick Brocklesby in London
Alston & Bird has added Nick Brocklesby as a partner in the Litigation & Trial Practice Group and member of the Financial Services Litigation Team, resident in the London office. Brocklesby advises major corporate entities, investment banks, hedge funds managers, private equity houses, and other financial institutions on commercial litigation and banking and financial services disputes.
Press ReleaseJanuary 24, 2023
Whirlpool to Divest European Business into New Entity with Arcelik
Alston & Bird represented Perella Weinberg Partners as the financial advisor to global kitchen and laundry company Whirlpool Corporation in the divestiture of its European business to a new joint venture with Turkey-based Arçelik.
Press ReleaseJanuary 12, 2023
Alston & Bird Adds Finance Partner Stephen D. Blevit in Los Angeles
Alston & Bird has enhanced its Finance Group with the addition of partner Stephen D. Blevit in Los Angeles. Blevit has handled more than $100 billion of transactions involving single-family residential homes, including term and warehouse financings and securitizations.
Press ReleaseJanuary 11, 2023
USITC Makes Determinations in Five-Year Reviews Concerning Carbon and Alloy Steel Cut-to-Length Plate
Alston & Bird obtained a third favorable decision on behalf of Brazilian steel producer USIMINAS before the U.S. International Trade Commission in the sunset review of a tariff case involving certain steel plates produced in Brazil and 11 other countries.
Press ReleaseJanuary 9, 2023
Itron and Resideo Technologies Win First Round of Patent Dispute Against Causam Enterprises
Alston & Bird clients Itron and Resideo Technologies won a favorable initial determination over Causam Enterprises in a patent dispute related to Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 before the U.S. International Trade Commission.
Press ReleaseJanuary 6, 2023
Alston & Bird Strengthens and Expands Real Estate Finance & Investment Group by Adding Partners in Atlanta and New York
Alston & Bird has strengthened and expanded its Real Estate Finance & Investment Group with the addition of partners Eric Berardi in Atlanta and Gene Caiola in New York. Both partners advise clients on structuring and documentation of the entire capital stack for commercial real estate projects nationwide.
Press ReleaseJanuary 3, 2023
Alston & Bird Elects 23 New Partners
Alston & Bird announces the election of 23 lawyers to its partnership, effective January 1, 2023. The new partners span eight U.S. offices and 15 practice groups.
Press ReleaseDecember 21, 2022
Alston & Bird Recognized as a World Leader in Data Law Again by Global Data Review
For the third consecutive year, Global Data Review (GDR) has recognized Alston & Bird as one of the world’s 100 leading data law firms.
Press ReleaseDecember 15, 2022
Alston & Bird Attorneys Honored with the “State Tax Portfolio Author of the Year” Award
Alston & Bird partners Kendall Houghton, Ethan Millar, Matt Hedstrom, and Michael Giovannini and senior counsel John Coalson of the firm’s State & Local Tax group have each been honored with the “State Tax Portfolio Author of the Year” award by Bloomberg Tax & Accounting for being thought leaders who have provided cutting-edge guidance on nuanced legal, compliance, and planning issues associated with unclaimed property.
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