Gabriella Leonovicz

Biography

Gabriella Leonovicz is an associate in Weil's Capital Markets practice and is based in New York. Gabriella participates in advising issuers, underwriters and private equity sponsors in connection with public and private offerings of securities and other capital markets transactions. She has been involved in investment grade and high-yield debt offerings as well as primary and secondary equity offerings.

Gabriella has been part of the teams advising:

  • Citi and other financial institutions, as dealer managers, in a debt tender offer by Lear Corporation to purchase $200 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding senior notes due 2027, financed by Lear’s simultaneous $700 million offering of senior unsecured notes
  • Citi, HSBC and another financial institution, as representatives of the underwriters, in a $700 million senior unsecured notes offering by Lear Corporation to refinance existing indebtedness and for general corporate purposes, including to finance Lear's acquisition of Kongsberg Automotive's Interior Comfort Systems business unit
  • Gores Holdings IX, Inc., a SPAC sponsored by The Gores Group, in its $525 million initial public offering

Gabriella joined Weil as a summer associate in 2020.

Gabriella received her J.D., magna cum laude and as a member of the Order of the Coif, from Tulane University Law School, where she served as the Senior Associate Editor of the Tulane Law Review, and her B.A., magna cum laude, from Tulane University.

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