A global Mayer Brown team is advising The Jordan Company, L.P. on the sale of its portfolio company Borchers Group Limited, a specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions, to Milliken & Company, a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise.

The addition of Borchers—particularly its expertise in coating additives—further builds Milliken’s comprehensive solutions portfolio, aligned with the company’s strategic objective to develop a global range of growth platforms. The acquisition is expected to close in January and is subject to customary closing conditions.

The Mayer Brown team is led by Corporate & Securities partner Phil Brandes and includes: Corporate & Securities – partner Colin Carley and associates Jenna Miller, Ann Kang (all NY), Christian Higham (London) and Anna-Lena Haggeney (Frankfurt); Tax Transactions & Consulting – partners Jason Bazar (NY) and Volker Junge (Frankfurt) and associate Grace Sur (NY); IP – partner Rich Assmus (Chicago) and associate Lana Khoury (London); Litigation & Dispute Resolution – partner Oral Pottinger and counsel Roger Patrick (both DC) and Kim Leffert (Chicago); and Employment & Benefits – partner Chris Fisher (London), counsel Katie Dean (Chicago) and Vanessa Klesy and associates Marco Maurer (both Frankfurt) and Frances Ingham (London).