Debevoise Advises Kelso & Company on its Investment in Oasis Outsourcing

13 July 2017

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Kelso & Company, a North American-focused middle market private equity firm, on its purchase of a significant interest in Oasis Outsourcing, the nation's largest privately held professional employer organization.

Kelso has been investing in private equity for over 35 years. Since 1980, Kelso has raised a total of nine private equity funds, representing approximately $12 billion of capital, and has made 120 investments.

The Debevoise team was led by partner Kevin M. Schmidt and included partners Michael Bolotin, Michael A. Diz and Jonathan F. Lewis; counsel J. Michael Snypes, Jr.; and associates Jessica Batzell, Stephen J. Kozey, Ross Liemer and Wendy D. Widman.

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