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Our commercially savvy lawyers regularly lead strategic transactions and complex disputes for clients in a variety of industries and regions. We’ve included a small selection of matters for your convenience.
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Toyota in its $394 million investment in Joby Aviation, an aerospace company that is developing and commercializing all-electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft to enable the deployment of fast, quiet and affordable air taxi services.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Toyota Motor Corporation in its $394 million investment in Joby Aviation. For more information, see Toyota’s press release. Read More>

J.C. Flowers in its acquisition of AmeriLife Group.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising J.C. Flowers & Co., LLC ("J.C. Flowers"), a private investment firm, and AmeriLife Group, LLC (“AmeriLife”), a national leader in marketing and distributing life, health and retirement solutions, in its sale of AmeriLife to Thomas H. Lee Partners (“THL”), a private equity firm. For more information, please see the companies’ press release. Read More>

Aflac Global Investments, a subsidiary of Aflac, in its $3 billion strategic partnership with Varagon Capital Partners.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Aflac Global Investments (Aflac) in its strategic partnership with Varagon Capital Partners (Varagon), which includes a multi-year investment commitment of up to $3.0 billion to Varagon, a direct lender to middle market companies, for Varagon to invest in middle market loans. For more information, please see the company’s press release. Read More>

Dealer Tire, a Bain Capital portfolio company, in its acquisition of Dent Wizard.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Dealer Tire LLC, a portfolio company of Bain Capital, in its acquisition of Dent Wizard International. For more information, please see Dealer Tire’s press release. Read More>

Morgan Stanley, as financial advisor to Cincinnati Bell, in its $2.6 billion acquisition by Brookfield.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Morgan Stanley as financial advisor to Cincinnati Bell in its $2.6 billion acquisition by Brookfield Partners. For more information, please see Cincinnati Bell’s press release. Read More>

New York Life in its $6.3 billion acquisition of Cigna’s Group Life and Disability Insurance business.

A team of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP attorneys is advising New York Life in its acquisition of Cigna’s group life and disability insurance business for $6.3 billion. For more information, see the company’s press release. Read More>