Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP represented Rede D’Or São Luiz S.A. in the transaction, while Shearman & Sterling represented the international placement agents.
Rede D’Or São Luiz S.A. executed its R$4.9 billion (approximately US$1.0 billion) follow-on offering. The follow-on consisted of a primary and secondary offering, comprising the sale of 68,860,000 common shares, of which 25,040,000 common shares were issued by Rede D’Or and 43,820,000 common shares were sold by the selling shareholders.
BofA Securities, BTG Pactual U.S. Capital, J.P. Morgan Securities, Bradesco Securities, Itau BBA USA Securities, Safra Securities, UBS Securities and XP Investments U.S. acted as international placement agents for the offering.
Rede D’Or operates the largest independent private hospital network in Brazil.
The Skadden team was led by Corporate São Paulo partner Mathias von Bernuth (Picture), associate Karina Cardozo de Oliveira and local associate Vitor Horta. The team also included New York Tax partner Victor Hollender and associate Joshua Lin; Investment Management partner Michael Hoffman and associate Prem Amarnani; and Executive Compensation and Benefits counsel Jeffrey Lieberman.
The Shearman & Sterling team with Roberta Cherman, Stuart K. Fleischmann, Larry Crouch, Thomas Donegan, Olivia Merrett, Matthew Behrens, Austin Jones, Daniel Kachmar, Gabriela Laufer, and Marina Mendes Correa..
Involved fees earner: Matthew Behrens – Shearman & Sterling; Roberta Cherman – Shearman & Sterling; Larry Crouch – Shearman & Sterling; Thomas Donegan – Shearman & Sterling; Stuart Fleischmann – Shearman & Sterling; Austin Jones – Shearman & Sterling; Daniel Kachmar – Shearman & Sterling; Olivia Merrett – Shearman & Sterling; Prem Amarnani – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Karina Cardozo De Oliveira – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Michael Hoffman – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Victor Hollender – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Vitor Horta – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Jeffrey Lieberman – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Joshua Lin – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Mathias von Bernuth – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;