Quest Diagnostics’ $500 Million Senior Notes Offering


Shearman & Sterling and Fried Frank advised on the offering

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated executed a shelf takedown of $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.200% senior notes due 2029. Goldman Sachs, Mizuho Securities, Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan Securities and Wells Fargo Securities acted as joint book-running managers for the offering.

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated is the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services.

Shearman & Sterling advised Quest Diagnostics with a team including Stephen T. Giove (Picture), Lona Nallengara, Yoon-Jee Kim, Sean Dougherty, Natalie Ko, Yeonsue Kim, Ethan Harris, Thomas Majewski, Sherry (Xuechu) Zhou and Adam Sternberg.

Fried Frank acted as counsel to Goldman Sachs, Mizuho Securities USA, and Morgan Stanley, as representatives to the underwriters in Quest Diagnostics Incorporated’s public offering with a team including Daniel J. Bursky, Mark S. Hayek, Joseph E. Fox, Douglas W. Baruch, Meredith L. Deutsch, Jennifer M. Wollenberg, Jason L. Greenberg, Ian L. Cohen, Michael P. Stromquist, Daniel E. Stern, and Meyer Stone.

Involved fees earner: Douglas Baruch – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Daniel Bursky – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Ian Cohen – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Meredith Deutsch – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Joseph Fox – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Jason Greenberg – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Mark Hayek – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Daniel Stern – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Meyer Stone – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Jennifer Wollenberg – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Michael Stromquist – Schulte Roth & Zabel; Sean Dougherty – Shearman & Sterling; Stephen Giove – Shearman & Sterling; Ethan Harris – Shearman & Sterling; Yoon-jee Kim – Shearman & Sterling; Yeonsue Kim – Shearman & Sterling; Natalie Ko – Shearman & Sterling; Thomas Majewski – Shearman & Sterling; Lona Nallengara – Shearman & Sterling; Adam Sternberg – Shearman & Sterling; Sherry Zhou – Shearman & Sterling;

Law Firms: Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Schulte Roth & Zabel; Shearman & Sterling;

Clients: Goldman Sachs & Co.; Mizuho Securities; Morgan Stanley; Quest Diagnostics;