Scott W. Hairston

Partner at Latham & Watkins LLP

Scott W. Hairston

Scott W. Hairston

Partner at Latham & Watkins LLP

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Scott Hairston is a member of the Corporate Department and serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure Industry Group.

Mr. Hairston's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private company investments, joint ventures, reorganizations, and company representation in a variety of industries, including retail, hospitality, and manufacturing. His long-tenure clients include:

BDT Capital Partners
Bass Pro Group
DNS Capital
Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Odd Lot Entertainment
The Pritzker Organization
Tracker Marine
Tube City IMS

In recent transactions, Mr. Hairston has advised:

Bass Pro Group and its equity holders in a variety of merger and acquisition, joint venture, reorganization, financing, and corporate matters, including its pending acquisition of Cabela’s Incorporated
BDT Capital Partners in the acquisitions of Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, Truck-Lite, CITY Beverage, River North Sales & Service, and Weber Grills
BDT Capital Partners as placement agent and investment advisor in the D.E Master Blenders acquisition
DNS Capital in connection with multiple recent investments, including American Beerworks, Aquion Energy, Beyond Meat, Breakwater Films, Fandor, Farmer’s Fridge, Freedom3 Capital, Good Eggs, GreatPoint Ventures, Jetti Resources, Lyft, Mesa Mesken, Peek Travel, Shenandoah Growers, The Kitchen Café, Timbuk 2, Thread and Vines of Mendoza
Hyatt Hotels Corporation in connection with significant merger and acquisition transactions, and the disposition of its timeshare business
The Pritzker Organization in connection with various oil and gas, metals and mining, and infrastructure investments, including Lithko Contracting and Hargray Communication
Madison Wells Media in its investment in STX Entertainment

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DNS Capital LLC

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1984

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American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Latham & Watkins LLP is a full-service law firm. The firm offers services in the areas of finance, litigation, tax, banking, life sciences, private equity, real estate, government relations, employment law, and outsourcing. The firm practices in a spectrum of transactional, litigation, corporate, and regulatory areas. Latham & Watkins was established in 1934 and is based in New York, New York.

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DNS Capital LLC provides investment services. It takes a long-term approach to investing by building relationships with business owners, management teams and entrepreneurs to align interests, evolve businesses and create lasting value. The company was founded by Michael A. Pucker and Gigi Pritzker Pucker and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Bass Pro Group LLC purchases Cabela's, Inc.

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Advent International Corp., The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Goldman Sachs Capital Partners, GS Capital Partners VI Fund LP purchase Transunion Intermediate Holdings, Inc. from Madison Dearborn Partners LLC

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Scott W. Hairston is affiliated with Latham & Watkins LLP, DNS Capital LLC

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