Platinum Equity’s Acquisition of Pelican Products

Willkie Farr & Gallagher acted as financing legal counsel for Platinum Equity in its acquisition of Pelican Products.

Platinum Equity completed its acquisition of Pelican Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts, and temperature-controlled supply chain solutions for the healthcare industry. 

Platinum Equity is a global investment firm with more than $25 billion of assets under management and a portfolio of approximately 50 operating companies that serve customers around the world.

The Willkie team was led by partners Cristopher Greer (Picture), Joshua Deason and Jason Pearl and included associates Melissa Doura, Lee Henderson, Alex Patterson and law clerk Adam Lorenzana.

Involved fees earner: Lee Henderson – Debevoise & Plimpton; Joshua Deason – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Melissa Doura – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Cristopher Greer – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Alex Patterson – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Jason Pearl – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Law Firms: Debevoise & Plimpton; Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Clients: Platinum Equity, LLC;