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Baker Botts Client PetIQ Finalizes $185 Million Acquisition with Perrigo Animal Health


WASHINGTON D.C., July 9, 2019 – Baker Botts, L.L.P., a leading energy and technology law firm, today announced that firm client PetIQ, Inc. (“PetIQ” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: PETQ), a leading pet medication and wellness company, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Perrigo Animal Health, a leading manufacturer of vet quality products for pet parents, from Perrigo Company plc (NYSE; TASE: PRGO) for $185 million in cash.

Baker Botts handled the antitrust matters for PetIQ on the deal.

To read the full PetIQ closing announcement, please click here.

The Baker Botts Team was led by Antitrust Group Chair Steve Weissman, assisted by Senior Associate Christine Ryu-Naya. Both are residents in the firm’s Washington D.C. office. The Baker Botts Team worked closely with Winston & Strawn, which handled the corporate aspects of the transaction for PetIQ.

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