Mona Kalantar

Associate, Chicago

Biography

Overview

Mona is an associate in White & Case's global M&A practice, based in Chicago.

Mona represents domestic and international buyers and sellers in private and public domestic; cross-border and global mergers and acquisitions. Her practice focuses on representing strategic and financial buyers and sellers in various transactions including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, divestitures and restructuring, and growth equity investments, in a broad variety of industries.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Education
JD
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
BA
History, Economics
University of California, Davis
Languages
English
Farsi

Experience

Representative matters include the representation of:

Sempra Energy, one of North America's leading energy infrastructure companies, in its US$3.37 billion sale to KKR of a non-controlling, 20 percent interest in Sempra Energy's new business platform, Sempra Infrastructure Partners, which integrates Sempra LNG, a leading developer of liquefied natural gas export infrastructure with IEnova (Infraestructura Energetica Nova, S.A.B. de C.V.), one of the largest private energy companies in Mexico. The transaction values Sempra Infrastructure Partners at approximately US$25.2 billion, including expected asset-related debt at closing of US$8.37 billion.

VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings III, Inc. (NYSE: VPCC), a SPAC sponsored by Victory Park Capital, in its US$4 billion business combination with Dave Inc., a financial platform.

Grupo Verzatec in its pending US$360 million acquisition of the engineered materials business of Crane Co.