The Sterling Group Acquires L&S Mechanical

September 15, 2021

Willkie represented The Sterling Group, L.P. in its acquisition of L&S Mechanical, LLC, a leading provider of turnkey plumbing, HVAC and electrical installation services in Texas.

Willkie recently advised The Sterling Group, L.P. in its acquisition of L&S Mechanical, LLC, a leading provider of turnkey plumbing, HVAC and electrical installation services in Texas. The transaction closed on September 1, 2021. Founded in 1985, L&S is headquartered in Richardson, Texas, and serves large production homebuilders in Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin through its five production warehouses.

The Sterling Group is a private equity investment firm that targets controlling interests in basic manufacturing, distribution and industrial services companies. Sterling has sponsored the buyout of 59 platform companies and numerous add-on acquisitions for a total transaction value of over $14 billion.

The multidisciplinary Willkie deal team was led by partner Bruce Herzog and associates Ryan Giggs, Joseph Castelli, and Michael Daus.