Mayer Brown announced today that it represented Sparton Corporation, an NYSE-listed provider of complex and sophisticated electromechanical devices primarily in the military, aerospace, medical, biotechnology and industrial markets, in its acquisition by Ultra Electronics Holdings plc for approximately $235 million.

The team was led by Corporate & Securities partners Andrew Noreuil and Frederick Thomas (both Chicago) and included Corporate & Securities partner Kate Ball-Dodd (London) and associates Ryan Ferris and Tyler Pate (both Chicago). The team also included lawyers from the firm’s Antitrust & Competition, Employment & Benefits, Government & Global Trade, Intellectual Property, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Tax Transactions & Consulting practices in Chicago, Houston and Washington DC.