American Express To Acquire Revolution Money

Skadden is representing American Express Company, which has agreed to acquire Revolution Money. Launched by AOL co-founder Steve Case in 2007, Revolution Money provides secure payments through an Internet-based platform. The approximately $300 million deal was announced on November 18.  

Skadden partner Martha McGarry was recently named "Dealmaker of the Week" by The AmLaw Daily for her role in the American Express-Revolution Money transaction and the CIT Group's restructuring.