Orrick Advises Gap on Janie and Jack Acquisition


Orrick has advised The Gap, Inc. (NYSE: GPS) on its $35 million purchase of Janie and Jack, a premium children’s fashion line with over 100 retail stores in the United States and an e-commerce site, from Gymboree Group. In addition to the acquisition, Gap agreed to purchase the Janie and Jack inventory. Janie and Jack will continue to operate as a standalone brand based in San Francisco.

The Orrick team included partners Brett Cooper, Evan Hollander and Raniero D’Aversa and associates Daniel Lopez, Nicole Huang, Meredith Dawson and Ahalya Hildreth.