Paul Hastings Advises Lead Arrangers in US$1.435 Billion Financing of Concordia Healthcare Corp.
New York, NY -- Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, represented Royal Bank of Canada, Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc., The Toronto-Dominion Bank and General Electric Capital Corporation as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners in a $700 million senior secured credit facility to finance Ontario-based Concordia Healthcare Corp.’s $1.2 billion acquisition of substantially all of the commercial assets of Cerberus-backed Covis Pharma S.à.r.l and Covis Injectables, S.à.r.l. Concordia is a diverse healthcare company focused on legacy pharmaceutical products and orphan drugs.
The firm also represented RBC Capital Markets LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and TD Securities (USA) LLC as the initial purchasers in connection with Concordia’s Rule 144A / Reg. S offering of $735 million 7.000% senior notes due 2023, the proceeds of which also went to fund the acquisition.
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