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Latham & Watkins Advises Altaris Capital in the US$1.45 Billion Sale of BK Medical

September 23, 2021
A multidisciplinary team advises the investment firm in the transaction.

GE (NYSE:GE) has announced that they entered into an agreement to acquire BK Medical, a leader in advanced surgical visualization, from Altaris Capital Partners for a cash purchase price of US$1.45 billion.

Latham & Watkins LLP represents Altaris Capital in the transaction with a corporate deal team led by partners Charles Ruck, Wesley Holmes, and Matthew Goulding, with associates Anna Rainsford and Andrew Rondeau. Advice was also provided on benefits and compensation matters by partner David Della Rocca, with associate Courtney Thomson; on antitrust matters by partners Mandy Reeves and Hector Armengod and counsel Patrick English, with associate Matthew Piehl; on data and technology transactional matters by partner Sarah Gagan; on healthcare matters by counsel Betty Pang; on regulatory matters by counsel Heather Deixler, with associate Heather Lui; and on tax matters by partner Sam Weiner, with associate Brian Rogers.