Debevoise Advises J.P. Morgan, Financial Advisor to Akorn, in $4.3 Billion Transaction

25 April 2017

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. as financial advisor to Akorn, a U.S-based manufacturer and marketer of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products, in its sale to Fresenius Kabi. The transaction, which is valued at approximately $4.3 billion, is expected to close by early 2018.

The Debevoise team is led by partner Andrew L. Bab and includes associates Usman Arain and Adam Garmezy.

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