The Lincoln Electric Company

Hahn Loeser successfully represented Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LECO) in its recent acquisition of the Kaliburn, Burny and Cleveland Motion Control (CMC) businesses from ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT). Kaliburn is a designer and manufacturer of shape cutting solutions, Burny produces shape cutting control systems, and CMC manufactures web tension transducers and engineered machine systems. All three businesses are consolidated in a headquarters and manufacturing operation located in Ladson, South Carolina, near Charleston.