Jackson Walker represented Prophet Equity, a Southlake, Texas-based private equity firm, in their sale of Acton Mobile to WillScot Corporation (NASDAQ:WSC), a division of Williams Scotsman International, Inc. The transaction closed on December 21, 2017.
Prophet Equity is a private equity firm that uses proven, data-driven analytical techniques coupled with over 100 years of investment and management experience to invest in, unlock and realize future value today. Partnering with owners and management teams, Prophet Equity’s team utilizes a toolkit that is Fortune 500 tested and private equity proven to diagnose and drive dramatic value creation.
Representing Prophet Equity was Jackson Walker partner Kevin Jones. This successful representation demonstrates Jackson Walker’s experience in Mergers & Acquisitions and transaction-based financings, which includes representing private equity firms and publicly and privately held companies in a wide range of transactions.
For more information, view Willscot’s announcement.
Kevin Jones advises public and private companies on a broad range of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and other complex business transactions. Kevin has significant experience representing both corporate and private equity clients in structuring, negotiating, documenting, and closing public and private mergers, acquisitions, and dispositions. Kevin also provides legal counsel with respect to equity and debt offerings on behalf of issuers and underwriters, private placements of securities, and venture capital financings.