Taft is pleased to have acted as legal counsel to HKW in connection with its recapitalization of Golden Country Oriental Food and its wholly owned subsidiary Golden Ocean Seafood Inc. (Golden Country).
Based in Chicago, Golden Country is one of the Midwest's largest Asian, African, and Caribbean wholesale food importers and distributors. HKW is a middle-market private equity firm investing in companies with management teams in the U.S. and Canada. HKW targets companies in the business services, health and wellness, and technology sectors. Read the release here.
Taft’s legal team included Bob Hicks, Ralph Caruso, Elijah Hammans, David Bartoletti, Rick Aderman, Kate Mascarenhas, Caroline Thee, Blake Vettel, and Elisa Rhodes.