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Hillyer Jennings specializes in mergers, acquisitions and other significant corporate transactions. A Senior Associate in our Mergers & Acquisitions practice, Hillyer represents public and private companies and private equity funds in a variety of M&A and corporate matters.

Hillyer spent time working at law firms in New York and London before moving to Atlanta and continues to work with clients around the world on a full range of M&A transactions. These multijurisdictional transactions include public and private company mergers, acquisitions and dispositions; tender offers; joint ventures and strategic investments. He also represents private equity funds in control and non-control investment transactions and investment exit transactions.

 

Admitted only in New York.
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Credentials

J.D., Harvard Law School

B.B.A., University of Georgia, highest honors, summa cum laude, First in Class, 4.0/4.0

Georgia

New York

Matters

Virgin Media Inc. in its $23 billion sale to Liberty Global, Inc.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Partners LLP in connection with several mergers and acquisitions across Europe, including a tender offer for shares of GfK SE.

Media General, Inc. in its acquisition of LIN Media LLC.

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Virgin Media Inc. in its $23 billion sale to Liberty Global, Inc.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Partners LLP in connection with several mergers and acquisitions across Europe, including a tender offer for shares of GfK SE.

Media General, Inc. in its acquisition of LIN Media LLC.

Silver Lake Partners in its purchase of a stake in Cegid.

Harris Interactive Inc. in its acquisition by Nielsen Holdings N.V. via tender offer.

Bridgepoint Advisers Limited in its sale of interests in five portfolio companies to another PE firm.

Matters

Virgin Media Inc. in its $23 billion sale to Liberty Global, Inc.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Partners LLP in connection with several mergers and acquisitions across Europe, including a tender offer for shares of GfK SE.

Media General, Inc. in its acquisition of LIN Media LLC.

See more
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Close

Matters

Virgin Media Inc. in its $23 billion sale to Liberty Global, Inc.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Partners LLP in connection with several mergers and acquisitions across Europe, including a tender offer for shares of GfK SE.

Media General, Inc. in its acquisition of LIN Media LLC.

Silver Lake Partners in its purchase of a stake in Cegid.

Harris Interactive Inc. in its acquisition by Nielsen Holdings N.V. via tender offer.

Bridgepoint Advisers Limited in its sale of interests in five portfolio companies to another PE firm.

Credentials

J.D., Harvard Law School

B.B.A., University of Georgia, highest honors, summa cum laude, First in Class, 4.0/4.0

Georgia

New York