K&L Gates Advises BARBRI on Acquisition of UK Legal Training Provider Kaplan Altior
Leeds Equity Partners is a New York-based private equity firm that invests in the knowledge industries - education, training, information services, and software. In 2011, Leeds Equity Partners acquired BARBRI, a provider of legal education courses to law students, schools, and practicing legal professionals that serves more than 30,000 students a year across the U.S. and globally.
The team that advised BARBRI was led by K&L Gates London partner James Cross, assisted by senior associate Robert Boughey.
K&L Gates is a fully integrated global law firm with lawyers located across five continents. The firm represents leading multinational corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals.