Davis Polk advised the representative of the underwriters in connection with an SEC-registered offering by Webster Financial Corporation of $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.100% senior notes due 2029.
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Sandler O’Neill & Partners, L.P. and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated acted as underwriters in the deal.
Webster Financial Corporation is a Waterbury, Connecticut-based financial holding company and bank holding company for Webster Bank, N.A. With $27.6 billion in assets, Webster Bank provides business and consumer banking, mortgage lending, financial planning, trust and investment services through 157 banking centers, 316 ATMs, mobile banking and the Internet.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Richard D. Truesdell Jr. (Picture) and associates Jacqueline Marino and Francisco J. Cespedosa. The tax team included partner William A. Curran and associate Joseph M. Gerstel. The financial institutions team included partner Margaret E. Tahyar and associate Tyler X. Senackerib.
Involved fees earner: Francisco Cespedosa – Davis Polk & Wardwell; William Curran – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Joseph Gerstel – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jacqueline Marino – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Tyler Senackerib – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Margaret Tahyar – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Richard Truesdell Jr. – Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;