Firm Advises on Marsh & McLennan’s $250 Million Senior Notes Offering

March 14, 2012

Willkie represents the underwriters, led by joint book-running managers Barclays Capital and HSBC, in the transaction.

On March 7, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. announced that it priced $250 million of 2.30% Senior Notes due 2017. The offering closed on March 12. Willkie represented the underwriters, led by joint book-running managers Barclays Capital and HSBC, in the transaction. BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo Securities are co-managers for the offering. With 52,000 employees worldwide and annual revenue exceeding $10 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is a global professional services firm that provides analysis, advice and transactional capabilities to clients in more than 100 countries. Willkie also advised the underwriters on Marsh’s recent $500 million offering of senior notes. The current deal was handled by partners David Boston, Laura Delanoy and Leslie Mazza; of counsel Martin Miller and associates Delano Ladd, Howard Block and John Knapke.