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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6064, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 373 3000
Fax:
Fax +1 212 757 3990
Web:
www.paulweiss.com
Beijing, Hong Kong, London, New York, Tokyo, Toronto and 2 more

Raphael M. Russo

Tel:
Work 212-373-3309
Email:
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Work Department

Corporate, Capital Markets & Securities, Corporate Governance, Investment Management, Pro Bono

Position

http://www.paulweiss.com/professionals/partners-and-counsel/raphael-m-russo.aspx

Education

J.D., Harvard Law School, 1994 cum laude; B.A., Amherst College, 1989 magna cum laude


United States: Finance

Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

Within: Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP’s ‘creative and highly technical team’ is ‘top of mind for private equity issuers’, and it is also a firm of choice for companies in the telecoms, leisure, fashion and energy industries. Among private equity-related matters, Tracey Zaccone and the ‘remarkably goodGregory Ezring advised Prime Security Services Borrower and Prime Finance, portfolio companies of Apollo Global Management, on their $3.1bn offering of notes to fund the acquisition of ADT. Other work highlights saw Raphael Russo and John Kennedy assist Intelsat Jackson Holdings with its $1.2bn notes offering, and the ‘impressiveMonica Thurmond act for Quality Care Properties in its $750m offering of senior notes. Clients of the New York-based group also include AMN Healthcare, CEC Entertainment and McGraw-Hill Global Education.

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