Jason B. Pearl

Associate

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8184
F 212 728 9184
jpearlwillkie.com

Jason Pearl is an associate in the Corporate & Financial Services Department and the firm’s Finance Practice Group. He represents private equity funds, corporate borrowers, lenders, other financial institutions and agents in a variety of complex secured and unsecured loan and capital markets transactions for both U.S. and non-U.S. transactions, including leveraged buy-outs, bank/bridge commitments, first and second lien financings, mezzanine financings and ABL facilities. 

Jason Pearl is an associate in the Corporate & Financial Services Department and the firm’s Finance Practice Group. He represents private equity funds, corporate borrowers, lenders, other financial institutions and agents in a variety of complex secured and unsecured loan and capital markets transactions for both U.S. and non-U.S. transactions, including leveraged buy-outs, bank/bridge commitments, first and second lien financings, mezzanine financings and ABL facilities. 

Selected Significant Matters

Jason has advised on the following significant matters*:

  • Representation of Tronox Holdings plc in connection with its $2.15 billion term loan facility and $550 million global asset-based revolving credit facility and other related financing matters.
  • Representation of Pattonair, a Platinum Equity portfolio company, in the financing associated with its agreement to be combined with Wesco Aircraft.
  • Representation of JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in multiple financing matters.
  • Representation of Insight Venture Partners on financing aspects of the transaction in connection with its investment in Ministry Brands.
  • Representation of Salient CRGT Inc. on financing aspects of the transaction in connection with its acquisition of Information Innovators.
  • Representation of the administrative agent and certain lenders in connection with a Aruban project finance transaction.
  • Representation of Warburg Pincus and The Carlyle Group on the credit facilities incurred in connection with the acquisition of credit rating agency DBRS.
  • Representation of Mid-Ocean Partners on the senior credit facilities incurred in connection with the acquisition of KidKraft.
  • Representation of Six Flags in $1.135 billion senior secured refinancing.
  • Representation of RBC Bearings on the credit facilities incurred in connection with the acquisition of Sargent Aerospace & Defense business of Dover Corp.
  • Representation of the initial purchasers in connection with a project finance/high-yield offering by an oil and gas company of $2.0 billion offering of senior secured notes.
  • Represented a homebuilding company in connection with a Rule 144A offering of $250 million of exchangeable senior notes.

* Jason advised on some of these matters prior to joining Willkie.