Jenner & Block

Firm Represents GCP Applied Technologies in Acquisition of Halex Corp.

Jenner & Block represented client GCP Applied Technologies in its acquisition of Halex Corporation from American Capital, Ltd. for $47 million.  Halex manufactures rolled moisture barrier flooring products and other flooring accessories.  GCP plans to operate the business as part of its Specialty Building Materials unit.  The transaction, which closed on November 9, 2016, was led by Partner Thomas A. Monson.  Other members of the team included Partners Geoffrey M. Davis, S. Tony Ling and Adam Petravicius; Associates Jeremy A. Casper and Katherine J. Allison; and Of Counsel Emma J. Sullivan.