Latham Advises Sony in Acquisition of Silvergate Media

London corporate team helps Sony Pictures Television strengthen its entry into the kids genre.

December 11, 2019

Sony Pictures Television (“SPT”) has announced the acquisition of independent media company Silvergate Media (“Silvergate”) from the management team of Silvergate and from Shamrock Capital, a Los Angeles based investment firm. Silvergate focuses on developing, producing and licensing children’s animation with offices in both London and New York.

Latham & Watkins advised SPT in the acquisition with a team led by London corporate partner Robbie McLaren, with London associates Emily Cridland and Andria Varnavides. 

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