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Air Methods to Be Acquired by American Securities

Paul, Weiss is representing Air Methods Corporation in its proposed acquisition by affiliates of American Securities LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, announced March 14, American Securities will acquire all outstanding shares of Air Methods for $43.00 per share in cash. The transaction has a total enterprise value of approximately $2.5 billion, including net debt. Air Methods is the largest domestic air medical transport provider in the $5 billion medical transport market, serving 48 states with over 300 bases of operations. American Securities is a leading U.S. private equity firm.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Scott Barshay, Jeffrey Marell, Thomas de la Bastide, John Kennedy and Brian Janson and counsel Justin Rosenberg, Patricia Vaz de Almeida and Frances Mi; litigation partners Gregory Laufer and Aidan Synnott and counsel Richard Tarlowe; employee benefits partner Lawrence Witdorchic; tax partners Jeffrey Samuels and David Sicular and counsel Alyssa Wolpin; real estate partner Peter Fisch; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; and environmental counsel William O’Brien.

March 14, 2017

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