Estée Lauder’s $1.5 Billion Notes Offering

Fried Frank acted as counsel to Citigroup Global Capital Markets, JP Morgan Securities and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, as lead underwriters, in The Estée Lauder Companies’ offering of US$500 million senior notes due 2020, US$500 million senior notes due 2027 and US$500 million senior notes due 2047.

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. manufactures and markets skin care, makeup, fragrance, and hair care products worldwide. The company, led by Fabrizio Freda, William P. Lauder, Tracey Thomas Travis, John D. Demsey and Cedric Prouve, is based in New York.

The Fried Frank team was led by corporate partner Andrew B. Barkan (Picture); and included corporate special counsel Edward Alterman, tax special counsel Joseph E. Fox; corporate associates Danica E. Curavic and Ryan A. McCarthy; and tax associate Geoffrey K. Stauffer.

 

Involved fees earner: Andrew Barkan – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Edward Alterman – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Danica Curavic – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Ryan McCarthy – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Joseph Fox – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson; Geoffrey Stauffer – Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson;

Law Firms: Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson;

Clients: Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated; JP Morgan Securities;

 

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti