Akin Gump Represents True Religion in Merger Agreement with TowerBrook Partners

(Los Angeles) True Religion Apparel, Inc. today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P., the New York and London-based investment management firm, in a transaction valued at approximately $835 million.

The merger is subject to approval from True Religion’s shareholders, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions, and is expected to close in the third quarter of 2013.

A team from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP led by corporate practice co-head Frank Reddick acted as counsel to True Religion on the deal.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 850 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.


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