February 22, 2018

Jenner & Block is representing General Dynamics in its acquisition of CSRA, a publicly traded high-tech IT solutions business.  The transaction is valued at $9.7 billion, including the assumption of $2.8 billion in CSRA debt.  The transaction was announced on February 12, 2018 and is expected to be completed during the first half of 2018.

Corporate Partners Joseph P. Gromacki, Edward L. Prokop and Michael T. Wolf led the firm’s multidisciplinary team that included tax counsel from Geoffrey M. Davis, intellectual property counsel from Steven R. Englund, litigation advice from Brian J. Fischer and Richard F. Ziegler, employee benefits and executive compensation counsel from Matthew J. Renaud, and Will E. Wilder, financing counsel from Brian S. Hart and Anna Meresidis, government contracts counsel from Matthew L. Haws, Gregory H. Petkoff, D. Joe Smith and Marc A. Van Allen, securities counsel from David M. Lynn, real estate counsel from Michelle M. McAtee, and environmental counsel from Steven M. Siros.

News of the transaction was covered by The New York Times, The Deal and Bloomberg, among other outlets.