Weil Advises Metaldyne Performance Group Inc. in its $3.3B Merger with American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc.

Weil is advising Metaldyne Performance Group Inc., a provider of highly-engineered lightweight components for use in powertrain and suspension applications for the global light, commercial and industrial vehicle markets, in its merger with American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. valued at approximately $3.3 billion (including assumption of debt). The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2017 and is subject to customary closing conditions.

The Weil team advising Metaldyne Performance Group is led by co-head of Private Equity and M&A Michael Lubowitz and includes corporate associates Renee Pristas, Maryam Naghavi, Michelle Sargent, Sean Fitzpatrick and Vernell Moreland (not yet admitted in New York).