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Mesirow advises Pratt Miller on its sale to Oshkosh Corporation

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Headquartered in New Hudson, MI, Pratt Miller is a full ground vehicle development company that specializes in advanced engineering, technology and innovation across the defense, mobility and motorsports markets. “Mesirow provided exemplary guidance throughout this process, demonstrating the attractiveness of the existing Pratt Miller platform while underscoring significant growth potential driven by the Company’s heritage of solving its customers’ most complex and technical challenges,” said Matt Carroll, CEO of Pratt Miller.

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