Akin Gump Advises WMIH Corp. in Announced Merger with Nationstar Mortgage
(New York) – WMIH Corp. and Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. with its flagship brand Mr. Cooper® today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Akin Gump advised WMIH in the transaction.
Nationstar combines mortgage servicing with a fully integrated loan originations platform. WMIH Corp. is a publicly traded company focused on identifying and consummating an accretive acquisition transaction across a broad array of industries, with a primary focus on the financial institutions sector. The transaction is anticipated to close in the second half of 2018.
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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