Holt Foster joined Sidley Austin as a partner in the firm’s Dallas office. Foster will be a member of the firm’s global energy and infrastructure group and a practice area team co-leader of the energy practice. He joined Sidley Austin from Thompson Knight.
Tom Califano joined Sidley Austin’s global restructuring group as a partner in the firm’s New York office. He joined from DLA Piper, where he was the global co-chair and U.S. chair of the firm’s restructuring group.
Anthony Norris and Christopher Rile joined Sidley Austin in New York as partners in its global M&A and private equity practice. They joined from Ropes & Gray, where they were both partners in the firm’s private equity transaction group.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Goldman Sachs, UBS Investment Bank, Bank of America, Barclays and Jefferies are arranging debt financing in support of Clearlake Capital Group’s new equity investment in RSA Security.
Houlihan Lokey Capital and Wells Fargo Securities are serving as financial advisors to AmeriHome in the company’s sale to Western Alliance Bank.
Chicago-based law firm Sidley Austin hired Ankur Gupta, Sam Wales and Ben Kirschner as partners and Krista Kay Lewis as an associate in its global M&A and private equity practice.
Tallwood is the secured lender to Wave Computing and its subsidiaries, including MIPS Tech, in the company’s Chapter 11 filing.
Hayfin Capital Management will provide MiMedx with $75 million in debt financing, including a five-year term loan facility in the aggregate principal amount of $50 million and a one-year, delayed draw term loan facility in the aggregate principal amount of $25 million.
Alvarez & Marsal is serving as restructuring advisor to Chesapeake Energy, which voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 protection in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.