Cases and Deals

Blank Rome Represents J.F. Lehman & Company in Its Acquisition of CodeMettle, LLC

A Blank Rome team represented longstanding Firm client, J.F. Lehman & Co., a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government, and environmental sectors, in connection with its acquisition of CodeMettle, LLC, in partnership with the company’s founders and management.

CodeMettle provides custom software development and proprietary software solutions for the management of critical communication networks to a variety of defense, government, and commercial customers to assemble a common operating picture across both strategic and tactical network domains. This acquisition perfectly aligns with J.F. Lehman’s investment strategy and the private equity firm’s combination of expertise and capital will accelerate CodeMettle’s growth and continue its successful track record of providing best-in-class software solutions to the U.S. government and commercial customers.

For more information on this acquisition, please read J.F. Lehman & Company Acquires CodeMettle, LLC (December 9, 2020, J.F. Lehman & Company).

The Blank Rome team was led by Peter Schnur and Adam Seiden, and included Joe Gulant, Jeffrey M. Rosenfeld, Brooke Iley, Lisa Campisi, Megan Spitz, Michael Kadlec, Scott Arnold, Pete Tsoflias, Hannah Ahn, Jacob Brownstein, Blake Fink, Asima Ahmad, Erin Coppock, and Mary Burgoyne.