Strategic Lawering Paris Lyon Bruxelles

Acquisition of Illinois Tool Works Inc.

April 2012

Jean-Luc Soulier and Catherine Nommick assisted the US Group Graco Inc. in connection with the French part of the acquisition of the finishing businesses of Illinois Tool Works Inc. This multi-jurisdictional USD 650 million transaction was managed on behalf of purchaser by the US law firm Faegre Baker Daniels LLP.