A Locke Lord team led by Andrew Hughes and Paul Mahoney (both of Providence) represented Silver Oak Services Partners, LLC, a lower middle market private equity firm focused exclusively on service businesses, in its partnership with management to lead the recapitalization of Legacy Farms, LLC. Headquartered in Buena Park, Calif., Legacy is a leading fresh vegetable and fruit grower, shipper and wholesaler to grocers and foodservice providers in the western United States. For more information, view the Silver Oak Services Partners press release here. Additional team members included corporate assistance from Mike Wilson (Chicago), Walter Rodriguez (Boston) and Mackenzie Flynn (Providence), debt finance assistance from Julie Dziobak (Chicago) and Mike Harrison (Boston), tax assistance from Chris Flanagan (Boston) and Geoff Polma (Dallas), employment law assistance from Nina Huerta and Matt Nazareth (both of Los Angeles), immigration records assistance from Jaremi Chilton (Houston), employee benefits assistance from Ben Ferrucci (Boston), food laws assistance from Sharon Blinkoff (Stamford), litigation and non-compete consultation from Mark Freel (Providence) and paralegal assistance from Carla Hines (Boston), Kim Misher (Houston) and Jessica Davis (Providence).
Posted May 11, 2017