Munger Tolles Represents Berkshire in Wesco Merger 

Munger, Tolles & Olson represented Berkshire Hathaway Inc. in its definitive merger agreement with Wesco Financial Corporation, which was announced Feb. 7, 2011. 

Berkshire Hathaway will acquire the remaining 19.9% of the shares of Wesco’s common stock that it does not own in exchange for cash or shares of Berkshire Hathaway Class B common stock, at the election of each shareholder. The transaction values the 19.9% of Wesco not owned by Berkshire Hathaway at approximately $547.6 million. 

Attorneys working on the matter include Brett J. Rodda, Mary Ann Todd, Stephen D. Rose, David B. Goldman, and Renée Delphin-Rodriguez.