CHICAGO – Global law firm Reed Smith has advised Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) on closing its $400 million deal to acquire the stock of Pacific Star Communications (PacStar®).

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PacStar, which is a leading provider of communications systems and network communications software for battlefield network management, will operate within Curtiss-Wright’s Defense segment.

Chicago-based Partner Matthew J. Petersen, Senior Associate Nicholas M. Gibson, and Associate Ben Clark led the Reed Smith deal team.