Paul Hastings Advises RBC in the $1.6 Billion Financing for Media General's Acquisition of LIN Media

March 21, 2014
New York, NY-- Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, represented RBC Capital Markets, LLC in connection with the commitments for the $1.6 billion financing of, leading local television broadcast company, Media General Inc.’s proposed acquisition of Lin Media LLC, local multimedia company.

The transaction is expected to close in early 2015.

Leveraged Finance partners Michael Baker led the Paul Hastings team, which also included partners Michael Chernick, Michele Cohen and Eric Dodson Greenberg and associates Seth Chandler and Matthew Gibson.

Paul Hastings’ Leverage Finance practice has also recently advised the lenders on the acquisition financings of Southwire Company’s acquisition of Coleman Cable, Inc., Chuck E. Cheese’s operator by Apollo Global Management and Hellman & Friedman LLC’s purchase of Applied Systems Inc.

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