ABN AMRO Rothschild, Dresdner Kleinwort/SGL CARBON AG: Represented ABN AMRO Rothschild and Dresdner Kleinwort in the convertible bond issue of Germany-based SGL, one of the world's leading manufacturers of products made from carbon with a portfolio ranging from carbon and graphite materials to carbon fibers and composites.
Arkema: Represent Arkema in antitrust matters in several jurisdictions throughout the world.
LSB Industries, Inc.: Represented LSB Industries, Inc. in a successful consent solicitation to effect certain amendments to its 7.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 following the company’s $364 million sale of its climate control business.
Millennium Audit Committee: Investigated accounting issues on behalf of Audit Committee of Millennium Chemicals, Inc.
Monsanto Company/Solutia, Inc.: Represented Monsanto in the chapter 11 case of Solutia, a U.S.-based applied chemicals and specialty materials company.
Tronox Limited: Advised Tronox on:
- a $2.15 billion term loan facility, a $550 million asset-based revolving credit facility, and an offering of $450 million 5.75% Senior Notes due 2025.
- the financing-related components of its acquisition of Cristal’s titanium dioxide business for $1.673 billion in cash and stock.
- securing committed financing with respect to the all-cash acquisition of the Alkali Chemicals business from FMC Corporation for $1.64 billion.
W.R. Grace: Counseled unofficial committees or groups of bondholders or other creditors on the chapter 11 case of W.R. Grace, a Maryland-based global specialty chemicals company focused on refining, construction materials and specialty technologies.