McDermott Advises S&S Activewear in its Sale to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice


International law firm McDermott Will & Emery represented S&S Activewear (S&S), a leading North American distributor of imprintable apparel and accessories, in its sale to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R). The transaction will support long-term growth of S&S, with CD&R-managed funds investing alongside current owners and management to acquire S&S. 

  • This transaction was announced on January 20, 2021.
  • McDermott Will & Emery acted as legal counsel to S&S Activewear.
  • Baird acted as financial advisor to S&S Activewear.

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