Willkie represented BofA Securities, Citigroup Global Markets, J.P. Morgan, HSBC and the other joint book-running managers in the offering.
On December 1, Marsh McLennan announced that it priced $400 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.375% Senior Notes due 2031 and $350 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.900% Senior Notes due 2051. Willkie represented BofA Securities, Citigroup Global Markets, J.P. Morgan, HSBC, Deutsche Bank Securities, Scotiabank, RBC Capital Markets, US Bancorp, TD Securities, Standard Chartered Bank and others as joint book-running managers for the offering. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering, which is expected to close on December 8, 2020, for general corporate purposes, including the potential repayment or redemption of the $500 million outstanding aggregate principal amount of its 2.750% Senior Notes due January 30, 2022.
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The Willkie team was led by partner Jeffrey Hochman and included associates Amanda Burke and Brandon Harmer. Counsel Catherine Harrington assisted on tax matters, and additional advice was provided by counsel Martin Miller and associate David Griffiths.