Global law firm White & Case LLP has represented SavATree, a leading provider of quality tree, shrub and lawn care services in the United States in the sale of a majority interest in SavATree to CI Capital Partners, a New York–based private equity firm. The management team of SavATree retained a significant equity ownership in the company, and Daniel van Starrenburg continued in his role as CEO.
SavATree provides an environmentally friendly tree, shrub and lawn care service and has been caring for residential, commercial, community and government properties for more than 30 years. The company services customers in 12 states through 25 locations. The partnership with CI Capital Partners will position SavATree to continue its growth into new regions of the US.
The White & Case team that advised on the transaction included Naz Zilkha, Mecaila Chapman, John Kim, Hannah Lee, Dilara Erik, Steven Lutt, Julianne Prisco, David Dreier, Daren Orzechowski, Ali Mirsaidi, DeVoia Stewart, Rebecca Farrington, Lynn Diamond and Dimitrios Lyratzakis.