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Snell & Wilmer Advises Federal Software Provider Integrated Data Services in Its Sale to Private Equity Firm Arlington Capital Partners

August 4, 2023

LOS ANGELES – Snell & Wilmer advised Integrated Data Services, Inc. (IDS) in its sale to a Washington, DC-based private equity firm, Arlington Capital Partners (Arlington). Jerome Murray and James Truhe, the co-founders of IDS, will retain a minority stake in IDS as part of the transaction.

“I am proud of what our team has built, and we are excited to compound our success as we partner with Arlington. We felt an immediate fit and mutual respect, and we look forward to leveraging their knowledge and expertise as an experienced government technology investor,” said Truhe in a recent press release. “Having selected Arlington for its strategic and capital support, we plan to expand our capabilities and product offerings while continuing our dedication to delivering best-in-class solutions to our customers.”

Founded in 1997 and headquartered in El Segundo, CA, IDS is a leading provider of software and technology-enabled support and development for federal government customers. The company’s flagship software offering, Comprehensive Cost and Requirement (CCaR), is primarily utilized to automate historically manually-intensive processes centered around program portfolio management. IDS employs over 275 employees and serves nearly 30 customer locations across the Air Force, Army, Space Force, and other defense and civilian departments.

Joshua Schneiderman led the Snell & Wilmer team advising IDS in the sale. The multi-disciplinary team across the firm’s several office locations included Chance Brooks, Aloke Chakravarty, Cody Fierro, R. Lee Fraley, T. Troy Galan, Greg Gautam, Adam J. Greenup, Brett W. Johnson, Imeabasi Ibok, Cary D. Jones, William Kastin, Amberlee Lapointe, Gina Miller, Caylye Nordling, Dana Ontiveros, Lila Rezaei, Brandon Roper, Jeff Scudder, Sam Wesson, Tyler D. Wolf, and Paralegals Scott Drake and Scott Schahn. 

Snell & Wilmer’s mergers and acquisitions attorneys are well-versed in providing strategic, innovative legal and business services for complicated corporate transactions. They have extensive experience with transactions in a variety of industries, including highly regulated industries where the intersection of business and government requires a particularly strategic and risk-sensitive approach. Their experience, coupled with deep industry knowledge, allows them to provide thoughtful, innovative, and comprehensive solutions for all of their clients. Snell & Wilmer’s clients include sellers, buyers, investors, banks and bankers, venture capital firms, private equity firms, institutional lenders, independent directors and committees, management groups, creditors, and creditor committees.