Debevoise regularly represents private equity firms and their portfolio companies and other investors and their controlled companies in offerings of high-yield debt. Whether as part of a multi-faceted leveraged financing, acquisition financing, refinancing, restructuring, leveraged recapitalization or other transactions, Debevoise’s capital markets lawyers utilize their deep high-yield market expertise and commercial know-how to craft tailored, yet practical financing solutions for their clients.
When engaged on a high-yield financing transaction, Debevoise capital markets lawyers work closely with their finance, tax and mergers and acquisition colleagues to provide coordinated transaction structuring, tailored disclosure and commitment papers and covenant packages that are appropriately tailored to the situation.
The Group routinely addresses questions concerning ongoing covenant compliance and interpretation under outstanding indebtedness. The firm’s capital markets lawyers also regularly provide advice in connection with 144A, Regulation S, global and registered offerings.