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Kirkland & Ellis LLP

601 LEXINGTON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10022, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 446 4800
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Fax +1 212 446 4900
Web:
www.kirkland.com

Scott Price

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Work +1 212-446-4851
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Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Work Department

Tax / Executive Compensation

Position

Scott Price is a partner in Kirkland's New York office and heads the Firm's Executive Compensation practice group. Mr. Price has extensive experience handling executive compensation matters in complex business transactions, including domestic and international mergers, leveraged buyouts and other acquisitions and restructurings. In addition, Mr. Price has represented numerous high profile executives and management teams in negotiating employment and incentive arrangements.

Education

New Mexico State University, B.S., Criminal Justice, 1987; Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 1990 (summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, Villanova Law Review, Managing Editor).


United States: Labor and employment

Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: transactional

Within: Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: transactional

The 15-partner team at Kirkland & Ellis LLP is regularly involved in high-profile corporate transactions, which recently included acting for Caesars Entertainment in relation to its $18bn Chapter 11 restructuring proceeding; New York-based Scott Price and Chicago-based Jeffrey Quinn led that matter. Also in Chicago, Michael Falk acted for Boeing in its $4.3bn acquisition of KLX, advised Tenneco on its $5.4bn acquisition of Federal-Mogul, and also acted for private equity firms GTCR and Sycamore Partners in relation to a £1.1bn stake acquisition in CommerceHub. In addition, Alexandra Mihalas acted for Ainsworth Pet Nutrition in its $1.9bn sale to The JM Smucker Company. Boston’s Katherine Coverdale was recently made partner, and Matthew Antinossi in Chicago is also recommended.

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