ORG GC Midco, the indirect owner of GC Services, commenced a fully consensual prepackaged case under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas. GC Services is not included in the proceedings and its operations will not be impacted.
AlixPartners is serving as restructuring advisor to NPC International in the company’s recently approved Chapter 11 plan.
Opportune is serving as restructuring advisor and Evercore Group is serving as investment banker to Unit Corporation, which filed voluntary petitions under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.
SIG Combibloc secured a $1.1 billion loan from a syndicate of banks led by Barclays Bank serving as administrative agent on the transaction.
Weil was named the best law firm in the finance bank lending and M&A corporate and commercial large deals ($1 Billion+) categories at the Legal 500 U.S. 2015 awards.
Michael Aiello, chairman of Weil’s Corporate Department was selected as “Dealmaker of the Week” for his role advising Iron Mountain in its agreement to acquire fellow industry player Recall Holdings.
Weil was recognized as a leading law firm in 53 categories in the 2015 edition of Chambers Europe. Weil lawyers received 85 recommendations in the 2015 guide.
Ronit Berkovich, partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, was named an Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer by Turnarounds & Workouts for 2015.
Weil ranked among the top five law firms for M&A in multiple categories and regions in the 2014 year-end league tables, recently released by Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg and mergermarket.
A Weil team advised Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs as financial advisors and providers of a bridge financing to XL Group for its approximately $4.1 billion acquisition of Catlin Group.