Air Methods Finalizes Acquisition by American Securities in $2.5 Billion Transaction

Holland & Hart represented Colorado-based client Air Methods Corporation (Air Methods), a global leader in air medical transportation and air tourism, in connection with its acquisition by affiliates of private equity firm American Securities LLC. The affiliates of American Securities acquired all outstanding shares of Air Methods for $43.00 per share in cash. The transaction has a total enterprise value of approximately $2.5 billion, including net debt, which will enable Air Methods to continue to execute and strengthen its market offerings to benefit patients, employees, customers, and business partners.

Holland & Hart’s deal team served as co-counsel with Paul, Weiss on the transaction. The deal team was led by Denver corporate attorneys Chris Balch, James Crowe, and Nick Venetz, with subject matter expertise from Matt Smith, Matt Abell, Mark Wiletsky, Elizabeth Mitchell, and Lindsay Silber, among many others that provided significant client service, strategic leadership, dedication, and talent. The deal team was supported by more than 25 attorneys from Holland & Hart’s offices throughout the Intermountain West and in Washington, D.C.

For more information, please see Air Method’s press release.


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