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News | October 29, 2018
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Warner Represents BPV Environmental in Its Sale to Pestell Group

Wind Point Partners, through its portfolio company, Pestell Group, has acquired BPV Environmental. Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Byron Center, Michigan, BPV is a leading manufacturer of alternative, paper-based animal litter, small animal bedding, and lawn and garden products.

Combining Pestell and BPV will provide the opportunity to leverage both companies’ products, brand portfolios and distribution network within the U.S. and Canada.
Warner acted as legal counsel to BPV Environmental. The transaction team was led by Greg Schmidt and Mike Jones and the team consisted of: Angelyn Justian (corporate); Greg Bondarenko (intellectual property); Scott Hubbard (environmental); Jon Kok (labor and employment); Stephen Kretschman (tax); and Stephanie Grant (employee benefits).
Warner Mergers and Acquisitions (M+A) Practice Group
As part of one of the largest and most successful law firms in Michigan, the Warner M+A group draws upon more than 85 years of experience to successfully and efficiently handle a wide range of M+A transactions for both private and publicly traded businesses, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and strategic business combinations of all types.

Warner has been ranked as one of the “Best Law Firms” by Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report, as one of the leading law firms in Michigan by Chambers USA and our M&A attorneys have been deemed “Super Lawyers” by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine year after year.