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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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Artera Services and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in the $2 billion comprehensive refinancing for Artera.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Artera Services, LLC and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, in connection with the $2 billion refinancing of Artera’s existing debt facilities. The refinancing included an offering of $600 million of senior secured first priority notes, a $930 million first lien term loan facility, a $300 million first lien PIK term loan facility and a $211 million first lien revolving facility. Read More>

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and its indirect subsidiary Fiesta Purchaser, in $2 billion of financing of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice’s $2.9 billion acquisition of Shearer’s Foods.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, and its indirect subsidiary Fiesta Purchaser, Inc., in connection with $2 billion of financing of CD&R’s $2.9 billion acquisition of Shearer’s Foods. The financing included an offering of $500 million of senior secured notes, a $1.2 billion Senior Term Loan and a $300 million cash flow-based revolving facility. For more information, please see CD&R’s press release. Read More>

Banner Ridge Partners in Investcorp’s Strategic Capital Group growth investment in Banner Ridge.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Banner Ridge Partners in Investcorp’s Strategic Capital Group (“ISCG”) growth investment in Banner Ridge. For more information, please see the company’s press release. Read More>

Guggenheim Securities, as financial advisor to Gilead, in Gilead's $4.3 billion acquisition of biopharmaceutical company CymaBay.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Guggenheim Securities LLC as financial advisor to Gilead Sciences Inc. in its $4.3 billion acquisition of biopharmaceutical company CymaBay Therapeutics Inc. For more information, please see the company’s press release. Read More>

Antares Holdings LP, a leading provider of lending solutions to private equity sponsor-backed middle-market companies, in its offering of $450 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% senior notes due 2029.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Antares Holdings LP in its offering of $450 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% senior notes due 2029. Read More>

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its acquisition of a significant ownership position in Foundation Building Materials, a specialty building products distributor.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its acquisition of a significant ownership position in Foundation Building Materials, Inc. (“FBM”). For more information, please see the company’s press release. Read More>