A Place for Mom Agrees to be Acquired by General Atlantic and Silver Lake

July 6, 2017

Willkie represents A Place for Mom, the tech-enabled platform serving families and senior living communities, in its agreement to be acquired by private equity firms Silver Lake and General Atlantic from private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC.

On July 5, Willkie client A Place for Mom, North America's largest network connecting families to senior living service providers, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by private equity firms Silver Lake and General Atlantic. The company is being sold by its previous investor Warburg Pincus LLC, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing.

Based in Seattle, A Place for Mom offers a multi-channel marketing and technology platform that connects families to a network of over 18,500 senior living providers in the U.S. and Canada, providing free, personalized assistance. This may include independent senior housing, home care, residential care homes, assisted living communities, memory care and Alzheimer's care.

The Willkie deal team was led by partners Jeffrey Poss and Manuel Miranda, and included partners Eugene Chang, Jeffrey Goldfarb, Mark Holdsworth, Christopher Peters and Carly Saviano; counsel Jonathan Konoff; associates Marc Balmazi, Christine Centola, Kathryn Crowe, Christopher Edwab, Caitlin Link, Kurt Lyn, Matthew Makover and Sarah Wong; law clerk Peter Coulson and summer law clerk Gabrielle Young.