PacWest Bancorp Completes $681 Million Merger With CU Bancorp

October 20, 2017

S&C represents PacWest Bancorp in its merger with CU Bancorp whereby CU Bancorp will merge with and into PacWest in a transaction valued at approximately $681 million.

The S&C team on the transaction was led by Patrick Brown, along with Aaron Werner, Anel Loubser and Andrew Rogers. Matthew Friestedt and Kristen Klein advised on executive compensation and benefits matters; Ronald Creamer and Assaf Prussak advised on tax matters; and Mark Menting advised on regulatory matters.