Quintana Energy Services’ $92 Million Initial Public Offering

Vinson & Elkins advised Quintana Energy Services Inc. (QES) in connection with its initial public offering of 9,259,259 shares of its common stock at $10.00 per share. The offering closed on February 13, 2018. Quintana Energy Services Inc. (QES) is a growth-oriented provider of diversified oilfield services to leading onshore oil and natural gas exploration […]

Snowflake Computing’s $263 Million Round Funding

Cooley advised Snowflake Computing, a data warehouse provider, on raising a $263 million Series E led by Iconiq Capital, Altimeter Capital and newcomer Sequoia Capital. With this round of funding, Snowflake’s pre-money valuation is $1.5 billion. Partners Mark Tanoury and Seth Gottlieb led the Cooley team advising Snowflake on the transaction. The funding round also […]

Ambac Financial Group’s restructuring transaction

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advised Ambac Financial Group, Inc. on its holistic restructuring transaction, including the successful conclusion of the rehabilitation of the Segregated Account of Ambac Assurance Corporation. Debevoise also represented the company in connection with negotiating a support agreement for the restructuring, including the terms of the exchange offers and new notes, with […]

Vista Oil & Gas $300 MillionFinancing Supporting Proposed Acquisition of Argentine Oil and Gas Platform

Simpson Thacher advised Vista Oil & Gas, S.A.B. de C.V. (“Vista”) (BMV: VISTA), a special purpose acquisition company backed by Riverstone, in connection with a $300 million bridge facility supporting the proposed acquisition of a fully operational oil and gas platform from Pampa Energía S.A. and Pluspetrol Resources Corporation with interests in certain exploitation concessions, […]

Insight Venture Partners’ investment in CentralReach

Willkie represented Insight Venture Partners on its recent significant investment in CentralReach, a premier provider of electronic health record and practice management software for clinics focused on applied behavioral analysis (ABA) and speech therapy. The Insight investment will allow CentralReach to continue to expand its product capabilities and to accelerate growth. CentralReach’s product portfolio has […]

Cenveo Inc.’s $1.5 billion Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings

The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Cenveo Inc., a Connecticut-based consumer envelope manufacturer, has selected Lowenstein Sandler as legal counsel in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. Reporting approximately $1.5 billion in debt, the company attributed the bankruptcy filing to eroded liquidity, a “burdensome” capital structure and dwindling revenue. Cenveo faulted a challenging environment in […]

General Dynamics’s $9.6 Billion Acquisition of CSRA

Stone Key Group, LLC served as exclusive financial advisor to General Dynamics and Jenner & Block LLP served as legal counsel. Evercore and Macquarie Capital served as financial advisors to CSRA and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP served as legal counsel. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Evercore as financial advisor to CSRA […]

Jones Energy’s $450 Million Senior Secured Notes Offering

Baker Botts represented the Issuers in the offering and the credit facility amendment. On February 14, 2018, Jones Energy Holdings, LLC (“JEH LLC”) and Jones Energy Finance Corp. (together with JEH LLC, the “Issuers”), each a subsidiary of Jones Energy, Inc. (NYSE: JONE), completed a private offering to eligible purchasers of $450 million in aggregate […]

Acuity Brands’ Acquisition of Lucid Design Group

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati advised Lucid Design Group in the transaction. Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) today announced it has acquired Lucid Design Group, Inc. (Lucid), an Oakland, CA-based provider of building analytics through its industry-leading BuildingOS® business intelligence platform. The Company believes the combination of Lucid’s BuildingOS platform and Acuity Brands’ large installed […]

Celgene $4.5 Billion Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint book-running managers and representatives of the several underwriters on an SEC-registered offering by Celgene Corporation of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.875% senior notes due 2021, $1 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.250% senior notes due 2023, $1.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.900% senior notes due 2028 and […]