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CDPQ and KKR Complete $4.3 Billion Acquisition of USI Insurance Services

Paul, Weiss represented Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) in its $4.3 billion joint acquisition, with KKR, of USI Insurance Services (USI) from Onex Corporation. Under the terms of the previously announced deal, CDPQ and KKR now hold equal stakes in USI, a leading U.S. insurance brokerage and consulting firm.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Adam Givertz, Ted Maynard and Monica Thurmond and counsel Philip Heimowitz, Marta Kelly, Andrea Quek and Jyoti Sharma; tax partner Scott Sontag; employee benefits partner Andrew Gaines; litigation counsel Peter Jaffe; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; and environmental counsel William O’Brien.

May 16, 2017

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