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Sheppard Mullin Represents Arlington Capital Partners in Sale of United Flexible

October 4, 2018

Sheppard Mullin client Arlington Capital Partners announced the sale of one of its portfolio companies, United Flexible, Inc., to Smiths Group plc.  United Flexible is a global leader in the design, development, manufacture, and support of high performance and mission-critical engineered solutions for the transfer of fluids and gases in extreme environments.  Smiths Group is a global technology company listed on the London Stock Exchange and operates a sponsored level one ADR program.

Sheppard Mullin served as counsel to Arlington Capital Partners.  The deal team was led by Washington, D.C. partners Luca Salvi and Frank Bacelli, and associates Cedric Powell, Jeff Bowling and John Peshtaz.  Invaluable special assistance was provided by Keith Gercken, Bob Magielnicki, Olivier Theard, Carlo Van den Bosch, Keith Szeliga, Jonathan Meyer, Verity Rees, Malika Levarlet, Fatema Merchant, Sean Kirby, John Crisp, Andrew Alberg and Aaron Hill.

Arlington Capital Partners is a longstanding firm client and Sheppard Mullin has represented them in many transactions over the years, including most recently the acquisitions of Tex-Tech Industries, Molecular Products Group and Endeavor Robotics, and the sale of Novetta Solutions and Zemax.

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