Brunswick’s $230 Million Senior Notes Offering


Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, in connection with an offering by Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), of $230 million aggregate principal amount of 6.375% Senior Notes due 2049. The notes were sold in a registered public offering, which closed on March 4, 2019.

Brunswick is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of recreation products, including marine engines, boats, fitness equipment and active recreation products.

The Simpson Thacher team for the transaction included John C. Ericson (Picture), John O’Connell and Jessica Jeong (Corporate); Robert Holo and Sarah Duffy (Tax); Andrew Blau (Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits); Timothy Mulvihill (Environmental); Lori Lesser (Intellectual Property); and Jennie Getsin (FINRA and Blue Sky).

Involved fees earner: Andrew Blau – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; John Ericson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jennie Getsin – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Robert Holo – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jessica Jeong – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Sarah Julian Duffy – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Lori Lesser – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Timothy Mulvihill – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; John O’Connell – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated; Morgan Stanley; Wells Fargo Securities;