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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

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Michael Reddy

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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP


Michael represents leading investment and commercial banks with a focus on leveraged finance transactions involving high yield debt securities, leveraged loans, and equity securities. He represented the financing sources in numerous acquisitions, including in connection with the buyout of TXU Corp. by an investor group led by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Texas Pacific Group, the largest leveraged buyout in history to date. Michael has practiced in a variety of industries including technology, energy, communications, pharmaceuticals, retail, and transportation.


American University, B.A., 2001
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2006, summa cum laude

United States: Finance

Commercial lending

Within: Next generation lawyers

Michael Reddy - Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

Within: Commercial lending

There are few who can compete with Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP when it comes to advising the lenders on major leveraged finance deals. In the first three quarters of 2017, according to Thomson Reuters, the firm advised on 201 deals worth over $234bn, outstripping the market both in terms of volume and value. The firm acts for some of the leading banks in the market, including Barclays, Citigroup Global Markets and Deutsche Bank. Among the firm’s most notable transactions were advice to JPMorgan Chase, and other lenders, on the $3.5bn financing of the $6.5bn takeover of Team Health Holdings by funds affiliated with Blackstone. Another highlight was representing Bank of America on the $4.4bn debt financing of Stone Canyon Industries’ acquisition of Mauser Group. The firm also represented the lenders, including Barclays and Deutsche Bank, on the multi-billion dollar financing of Go Daddy’s acquisition of Host Europe Group. The firm boasts an array of star names, including James Clark, Jonathan Schaffzin, Daniel Zubkoff, Adam Dworkin, and Jennifer Ezring. The up-and-coming Joshua Zelig is also recommended by clients, while Michael Reddy has a very active practice.

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