GoHealth’s Initial Public Offering

Latham & Watkins LLP represented GoHealth in the offering. Sidley Austin LLP represented the underwriters on GoHealth’s IPO.

GoHealth, Inc. (GoHealth), a leading health insurance marketplace, has announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 43,500,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of US$21 per share. The underwriters will also have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 6,525,000 shares of Class A common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discount. The shares of Class A common stock are expected to begin trading on The Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “GOCO” on July 15, 2020.

Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BofA Securities and Morgan Stanley are acting as managing bookrunners. Barclays, Credit Suisse, Evercore ISI, RBC Capital Markets and William Blair are acting as bookrunners. Cantor, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and Loop Capital Markets are acting as co-managers.

Latham & Watkins LLP represented GoHealth in the offering with a capital markets team led by New York partners Ian Schuman (Picture) and Stelios Saffos and counsel Ryan deFord, with associates Brittany Ruiz, Sandy Kugbei, Giulia Franzoso, and Egzon Sulejmani. Advice was also provided on M&A matters by Chicago partner Jonathan Solomon, with associates Matthew Dixon and Joyce Li; on tax matters by Washington, D.C. partner Andrea Ramezan-Jackson, with associate Eli McCrain; on benefits and compensation matters by New York partner Bradd Williamson, with counsel Rifka Singer and associate Daniel Gocek; on data privacy and security matters by Washington, D.C. partner Jennifer Archie, with associate James Smith; on healthcare and life sciences matters by Washington, D.C. partners Stuart Kurlander and Eric Greig, with counsel Betty Pang and associate Ali Lakhani; on IP matters by New York partner Jeffrey Tochner; on public company representation matters by New York counsel Emily Corbi, with associate Naseem Faqihi Alawadhi; and on Telephone Consumer Protection Act matters by Washington, D.C. partner Matthew Murchison.

Sidley represented the underwriters with a team led by Sam Gandhi and David Ni, which also included Jonathan Blackburn, Brien Wassner, Donielle McCutcheon, Suresh Advani, John Schaff, Corey Perry, Benjamin Nager, Dean Forbes, John Stribling, Hannah Yi, Daniel Siso, Tiffany Kong, Elizabeth Hardcastle, Elliott Blufer, Rachelle Soderstrom, Grace Walton, Shay Banerjee, John Wilson and Richard Schneider III.
Involved fees earner: Jennifer Archie – Latham & Watkins; Emily Corbi – Latham & Watkins; Ryan deFord – Latham & Watkins; Matthew Dixon – Latham & Watkins; Naseem Faqihi Alawadhi – Latham & Watkins; Giulia Franzoso – Latham & Watkins; Daniel Gocek – Latham & Watkins; Eric Greig – Latham & Watkins; Sandy Kugbei – Latham & Watkins; Stuart Kurlander – Latham & Watkins; Joyce Li – Latham & Watkins; Eli McCrain – Latham & Watkins; Matthew Murchison – Latham & Watkins; Betty Pang – Latham & Watkins; Andrea Ramezan-Jackson – Latham & Watkins; Brittany Ruiz – Latham & Watkins; Stelios Saffos – Latham & Watkins; Ian Schuman – Latham & Watkins; Rifka Singer – Latham & Watkins; James Smith – Latham & Watkins; Jonathan Solomon – Latham & Watkins; Jeffrey Tochner – Latham & Watkins; Bradd Williamson – Latham & Watkins; Suresh Advani – Sidley Austin LLP; Shay Banerjee – Sidley Austin LLP; Jonathan Blackburn – Sidley Austin LLP; Elliott Blufer – Sidley Austin LLP; Dean Forbes – Sidley Austin LLP; Samir Gandhi – Sidley Austin LLP; Elizabeth Hardcastle – Sidley Austin LLP; Donielle McCutcheon – Sidley Austin LLP; Benjamin Nager – Sidley Austin LLP; David Ni – Sidley Austin LLP; Corey Perry – Sidley Austin LLP; John Schaff – Sidley Austin LLP; Richard Schneider III – Sidley Austin LLP; Daniel Siso – Sidley Austin LLP; Rachelle Soderstrom – Sidley Austin LLP; John Stribling – Sidley Austin LLP; Grace Walton – Sidley Austin LLP; Brien Wassner – Sidley Austin LLP; John Wilson – Sidley Austin LLP; Hannah Yi – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Latham & Watkins; Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: Bank of America Securities; Barclays Bank; Cantor Fitzgerald; Credit Suisse; Evercore Inc.; GoHealth; Goldman Sachs & Co.; Loop Capital Markets; Morgan Stanley; RBC Capital Markets; SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.; William Blair & Company, L.L.C.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti