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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NY 10004, USA
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Work +1 212 859 8000
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Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

Joshua Coleman

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Work 212-859-8633
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Corporate, Finance, Private Acquisitions and Private Equity, Capital Markets

Position

Mr. Coleman is a corporate partner and concentrates his practice in corporate finance transactions, including the representation of both issuers, including sponsor portfolio companies, and underwriters in high-yield debt offerings, acquisition financings, including acquisition financing commitments, equity offerings and related capital market and private equity transactions. In addition, Mr. Coleman advises clients on a variety of securities law and corporate governance matters.

Education

Mr. Coleman received his JD from New York Law School in 2003 (cum laude, Member of Law Review), and received his BA from Franklin & Marshall College in 1998.


United States: Finance

Capital markets: debt

Within: Capital markets: debt

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP’s robust acquisition finance practice is well versed in representing private equity sponsors in bond offerings. The New York-based team also stands out for its expertise in financial services and energy-related matters, as well as cross-border transactions. Among its issuer-side highlights, Joshua Coleman assisted ONEOK with notes offerings totaling $1.2bn. On the underwriter front, capital markets head Daniel Bursky paired up with ‘excellent lawyerAndrew Barkan to advise Citigroup Global Markets, Goldman Sachs and HSBC Bank on Procter & Gamble’s €2.1bn three-tranche notes offering. The department also includes ‘outstanding up-and-coming partnerMark Hayek and newly promoted partner Lee Barnum. Onex and Permira are also among the group’s key clients.

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Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

Within: Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

A go-to firm for private equity sponsors’, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP is praised for its premier acquisition finance practice, which specializes in advising clients such as AEA Investors, New Mountain and Onex on bond offerings. The New York-based group is also a popular choice for corporate issuers and underwriters looking for support on sophisticated high-yield debt transactions. Of recent note, the firm won its first instruction from T-Mobile, which turned to capital markets head Daniel Bursky and impressive younger partner Mark Hayek for advice on its high-profile $5bn high-yield debt offering. On the manager side, it advised the initial purchasers on a $350m high-yield notes offering by Warrior Met Coal — Bursky, Andrew Barkan, Meredith Mackey and Joshua Coleman co-led that work.

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