Scotiabank, Mizuho Provide $665MM Ecopetrol Credit Facility

Ecopetrol S.A. secured a $665 million credit facility with The Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank) and Mizuho Bank.

Ares, Others Provide $73.8MM to Support Nuverra Bankruptcy Exit

Nuverra Environmental Solutions emerged from bankruptcy protection with more than $70 million in new financing provided by ACF Finco I, an entity managed by Ares Management, Ascribe Capital, and Gates Capital Management.

Shearman Represents Citibank in Facility

Shearman & Sterling represented Citibank, as administrative agent, in connection with a $400 million senior revolver for Fibra Prologis.

Shearman & Sterling Strengthens Restructuring with Moss

Shearman & Sterling strengthened its financial restructuring & insolvency practice with the addition of Joel Moss, who joins the firm as a partner in the New York office.

Shearman & Sterling Hires Masella in M&A, Corporate Practices

Shearman & Sterling strengthened its M&A and corporate practices—including public and private M&A, private equity, capital markets and corporate governance with the addition of Rob Masella.

Shearman Advises Lenders on $10B Johnson & Johnson Financing

Shearman & Sterling represented Citigroup Global Markets and J.P. Morgan Securities as joint lead arrangers and joint book managers in connection with a $10 billion credit facility for Johnson & Johnson.

Hastings Adds Prominent Restructuring Partner

Paul Hastings announced Andrew Tenzer joined the firm’s Restructuring practice as a partner in the New York office. Tenzer joins from Shearman & Sterling, where he was a partner.

Shearman & Sterling Wins M&A Advisor Turnaround Award

Shearman & Sterling announced it won an M&A Advisor Turnaround Award in the Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (over $100 million to $1 billion) category.

Shearman Advises Morgan on Auxilium Acquisition Financing

Shearman & Sterling announced it advised Morgan Stanley Senior Funding in connection with the $225 million financing related to the acquisition of Actient Holdings by Auxilium Pharmaceuticals.