Noreika Rejoins Simpson Thacher as Partner

Keith Noreika rejoined Simpson Thacher & Bartlett as a partner in their financial institutions practice after a stint as acting comptroller at the OCC.

Simpson Thacher Elects 11 New Partners for 2018

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett elected 11 attorneys as partners of the firm effective January 1, 2018.

Wells Fargo Agents $250MM Revolver for Eagle Ridge Energy

Wells Fargo served as administrative agent for a $250 million revolving credit facility for Eagle Ridge Energy II.

Simpson Thacher Adds Partner in London Office

Ben Spiers will join Simpson Thacher & Bartlett as a partner in the Corporate Practice of its London office.

Simpson Thacher Represents Arrangers in Stone Point Acquisition

Simpson Thacher represented Morgan Stanley Senior Funding and UBS Securities as joint lead arrangers in connection with $1.54 billion financing to support Stone Point Capital’s acquisition of a stake in Alliant Holdings.

Simpson Represents BOM in Resolute Energy Credit Facility

Simpson Thacher represented Bank of Montreal, as sole lead arranger, in connection with a $150 million second lien secured credit facility provided to Resolute Energy.

Simpson Thacher Represents Alibaba Group in $25B IPO

Simpson Thacher said it represented Alibaba Group Holding in connection with its initial public offering, the largest IPO ever conducted, raising a total of $25 billion in gross proceeds.

Simpson Thacher Represents Rockwood in $6.2BB Albemarle Merger

Simpson Thacher is representing Rockwood Holdings in connection with its Albemarle merger.

Simpson Thacher Represents Duff & Phelps IPO

Simpson Thacher announced it represented Duff & Phelps Select Energy MLP Fund in connection with its $485 million IPO of common stock. Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo Securities led the underwriting syndicate.

Simpson Thacher Represents Hellman & Friedman in Renaissance Buy

Simpson Thacher announced it is representing Hellman & Friedman in connection with its announced $1.1 billion acquisition of Renaissance Learning from affiliates of Permira.