Michael Stein

Biography

Michael Stein
Michael Stein is an associate in Weil’s Capital Markets practice and is based in New York. Mr. Stein participates in advising both issuers and underwriters in connection with public and private offerings of securities and other capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings, investment grade and high yield debt offerings and tender and exchange offers. He also participates in advising companies with respect to SEC reporting obligations, corporate governance and other corporate and securities law matters.

Mr. Stein has been part of the teams advising:

  • Citi, another major financial institution and the other dealer managers in offers aggregating $11.9 billion to exchange certain newly issued senior unsecured debt securities of Occidental Petroleum Corporation for any and all of certain outstanding debt securities of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation.
  • JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Citi and another financial institution, as representatives of the initial purchasers, in an $8 billion 144A bond offering by an affiliate of Keurig Green Mountain (a portfolio company of JAB Holding Company) to finance the $23.1 billion merger of Keurig Green Mountain Inc. and Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc.
  • AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (a subsidiary of Dalian Wanda Group Co.) in its $595 million, $305 million and $500 million senior subordinated notes offerings and $600 million Class A common stock offering to finance in part its acquisitions of ODEON & UCI Cinemas Group Limited, Carmike Cinemas, Inc. and Nordic Cinema Group.
  • NCS Multistage Holdings, Inc. (a portfolio company of Advent International) and certain selling stockholders in its $186 million initial public offering.
  • Deutsche Bank, as representative of the initial purchasers, in a $650 million 144A bond offering by OUTFRONT Media, Inc.
  • Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. in its $500 million offering of investment grade, senior unsecured notes.
  • Fortress Investment Group LLC in the $345 million initial public offering of Mosaic Acquisition Corp., a SPAC co-sponsored by Fortress.
  • Citi, as administrative agent, and Citi and another financial institution, as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners, in up to $21.8 billion bridge and term loan facilities and a $5 billion revolving working capital facility to support the $55 billion acquisition by Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation.
  • Goldman Sachs in a $6.8 billion bridge financing commitment to support the $6.4 billion acquisition by Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.
  • Goldman Sachs, as agent, in $9 billion bridge and term loan facilities to support the $10.9 billion acquisition by Conagra Brands, Inc. of Pinnacle Foods Inc.
  • Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley in a $5 billion bridge financing commitment to support the $6 billion merger of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. and Vectren Corporation.
  • Goldman Sachs in a $9 billion bridge facility to support the spin-off by Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. to its shareholders of a new “Fox,” an entity comprising highly-rated news, sports and broadcast businesses, as part of a series of transactions that also included the combination of the rest of the Twenty-First Century Fox businesses with The Walt Disney Company.
  • Federal Street Acquisition Corp., a SPAC sponsored by Thomas H. Lee Partners, in its $460 million initial public offering.
  • Deutsche Bank Securities, as underwriter in the $200 million initial public offering of RMG Acquisition Corp.

Prior to joining Weil, Mr. Stein was a Capital Markets associate at a leading international law firm in Boston, Massachusetts.

Mr. Stein received his J.D. from Boston University Law and his B.A. from George Washington University. 

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