Shearman & Sterling announced it advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, as administrative agent, collateral agent, syndication agent, sole lead arranger and sole bookrunner, in connection with the $225 million financing related to the acquisition of Actient Holdings by Auxilium Pharmaceuticals.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partners Joshua Thompson (New York-Finance) and Malcolm Montgomery (New York-Real Estate), and counsel Jeff Salinger (New York (New York-Real Estate/Environmental).