Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block Representing General Dynamics in $1.5 Billion Veridian Acquisition

Jenner & Block is representing General Dynamics in yesterday's announced $1.5 billion acquisition of fellow defense contractor Veridian Corp, a move that expands the Falls Church, Va., aerospace and defense company's information systems and technology capabilities.  According to the Wall Street Journal, the acquisition will broaden the General Dynamics customer base and add to its earnings and cash flow.

The Jenner & Block corporate team consisted of Partners Robert S. Osborne and John F. Cox, and Associate Bobby J. Hollis, II.  In addition, the team was assisted by Partners Kevin C. Dwyer, Christian E. Kimball, Matthew J. Renaud, Donald S. Horvath, Adam Petravicius, Rebecca L. Raftery and Asssociates S. Tony Ling, Galen R. Mason and David L. Streck.