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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

767 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153, USA
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Andrew Yoon

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

Partner in the U.S. Banking & Finance Practice. Represents borrowers, private equity sponsors and financial institutions on a wide variety of bank financing transactions, including acquisition financing, cross-border finance, middle market financing, asset-based lending, debtor-in-possession and exit financings and workouts and restructurings. Representative clients include Providence Equity Partners, Avista Capital Partners, Berkshire Partners, THL Partners, DIRECTV and Sotheby’s.

Education

Bard College (BA, 1994); Vermont Law School (JD, 1999).


United States: Finance

Commercial lending

Within: Commercial lending

Under the leadership of global finance head Daniel Dokos, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP attracts praise for its ‚Äėfirst-class service and execution‚Äô, and for its strong international network. Dokos leads a ‚Äėknowledgeable, responsive and highly effective‚Äô team of experienced lawyers, including US banking and finance head Douglas Urquhart; Morgan Bale, Danek Freeman and the newly promoted Heather Viets, who are highly active on the lender side; and Alsison Liff, Andrew Yoon, Damian Ridealgh, Courtney Marcus and the ‚Äėknowledgeable, practical and efficient‚Äô Andrew Colao, who are recommended for their advice to borrowers. Highlights included advising JAB Holding on a $6.4bn loan to finance the $13.9bn take-private of coffee company Keurig Green Mountain, advising Barclays and the other joint lead arrangers on the $500m financing of JAB Beech‚Äôs acquisition of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, and assisting Goldman Sachs with an $8bn bridge loan to Great Plains Energy to finance its takeover of Westar Energy.

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