Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Represented Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. backed Inventus Solutions, Inc. in its $232 million acquisition by RPX Corporation (NASDAQ:RPXC). Read the press release.
Based in Santa Monica, Clearlake is a leading investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions with over $3.2 billion of assets under management. Inventus is an international eDiscovery services provider to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies. Inventus currently has over 175 employees and operates in 13 cities internationally, with operational headquarters in Chicago. San Francisco-based RPX is a provider of patent risk solutions, offering defensive buying, acquisition syndication, patent intelligence, insurance services, and advisory services.
The Santa Monica and Newport Beach-based team representing Clearlake included Anthony Arnold and Arash Lessantiz. John Cannon and Annie Knuth advised on litigation matters; Stephen Kong (San Francisco) advised on intellectual property matters; and Kristin Larson (Santa Barbara) advised on environmental matters.