Carlyle’s Investment in Resonetics

Debevoise & Plimpton has advised Carlyle on the deal, while Kirkland & Ellis has advised GTCR and its portfolio company Resonetics.

Carlyle (NASDAQ: CG) executed its acquisition of a significant interest in medical device contract manufacturer Resonetics, valuing the company at approximately $2.25 billion. 

Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, Resonetics is a leading provider of micro-manufacturing for innovative medical devices in high-growth therapeutic areas and end markets.

Carlyle (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across three business segments: Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Global Investment Solutions.

The Debevoise team was led by M&A partners Spencer Gilbert (Picture) and Kevin Rinker and included partner Jennifer Chu, counsel Kim Le, Keith Slattery and Molly Stockley and associates Yean Do, Hannah Levine, Guy Polani and Vishaal Sharma, finance partner Jeffrey Ross and associate Alexandra Grossman, benefits counsel Kathleen Emberger and associate Spencer Mizerak, tax partner Peter Furci and associate Jay Evans, FDA regulatory partner Paul Rubin and associate Melissa Runsten, capital markets associate Benjamin Pedersen, intellectual property counsel Caroline Geiger and associate Emily MacKay, litigation counsel Jacob Stahl and associate Adam Aukland-Peck and environmental counsel Stuart Hammer.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Christopher Thomas, Michael Weed and Sanford Perl and associate Daniella Vespoli.

Involved fees earner: Adam Aukland-Peck – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jennifer Chu – Debevoise & Plimpton; Yean Do – Debevoise & Plimpton; Kathleen Emberger – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jay Evans – Debevoise & Plimpton; Peter Furci – Debevoise & Plimpton; Caroline Geiger – Debevoise & Plimpton; Spencer Gilbert – Debevoise & Plimpton; Alexandra Grossman – Debevoise & Plimpton; Stuart Hammer – Debevoise & Plimpton; Kim Le – Debevoise & Plimpton; Hannah Levine – Debevoise & Plimpton; Emily Mackay – Debevoise & Plimpton; Spencer Mizerak – Debevoise & Plimpton; Benjamin Pedersen – Debevoise & Plimpton; Guy Polani – Debevoise & Plimpton; Kevin Rinker – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jeffrey Ross – Debevoise & Plimpton; Paul Rubin – Debevoise & Plimpton; Melissa Runsten – Debevoise & Plimpton; Vishaal Sharma – Debevoise & Plimpton; Keith Slattery – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jacob Stahl – Debevoise & Plimpton; Molly Stockley – Debevoise & Plimpton; Sanford Perl – Kirkland & Ellis; Christopher Thomas – Kirkland & Ellis; Daniella Vespoli – Kirkland & Ellis; Michael Weed – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Debevoise & Plimpton; Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Carlyle Group; GTCR; Resonetics;