Akin Gump Advises Great Wolf Resorts in Sale to Centerbridge Partners

(New York) – Akin Gump advised Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. in its acquisition by an affiliate of Centerbridge Partners, L.P. Great Wolf, North America’s largest family of indoor waterpark resorts, had previously been controlled by funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC.

Terms of the transaction, which closed today, were not disclosed.

Great Wolf Resorts, based in Madison, Wis., operates 11 locations across the United States, plus one in Canada.

The Akin Gump team advising Great Wolf was led by corporate partners Adam Weinstein and Tony Feuerstein. It also included partner Rosa Testani, senior counsel Elisabeth Cappuyns, counsel Eli Miller, and associates Lauren Connell, Nicholas Houpt and Lech Wilkiewicz.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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