Adrian P. Chiodo

  • Partner
  • Eadrian.chiodo@lw.com
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.5806
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Profile

Adrian Chiodo is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and is a member of the Finance Department.

Mr. Chiodo advises on cross border leveraged finance across the capital structure including US and European term loan B, general banking, and corporate financings. His clients include a broad range of financiers and private equity sponsors (and their portfolio companies).

Experience

Mr Chiodo’s representative transactions include advising:

  • JP Morgan in relation to the refinancing by way of US term loan of olive oil company, Deoleo
  • JP Morgan in relation to the refinancing by way of super senior revolver and bonds of parts distributor, AutoDistribution
  • Lenders in connection with the term loan financing to fund the acquisition by TowerBrook of B2B professional information services provider, InfoPro Digital
  • Ares Capital in connection with the unitranche financing to fund the acquisition by NYX of digital gaming supplier, OpenBet (and subsequent refinancing)
  • Alcentra Capital in connection with the unitranche financing to fund the acquisition by TowerBrook of pulp and bio-energy manufacturer, Schweighofer Fiber
  • Pemberton Asset Management in connection with the unitranche financing to fund the acquisition by CapVest of foodservice supplier, Karro Food Group
  • EQT Credit in connection with the term loan financing to fund the acquisition by Towerbrook of tow bar manufacturer, Bosal
  • MV Credit in connection with the second lien financing to fund the acquisition by BC Partners of bridal wear company, Pronovias
  • Lenders in connection with the term loan and bond financing to fund the acquisition by BC Partners of technical ceramics supplier, CeramTec
  • Lenders in connection with the super senior revolver and bonds financing to fund the acquisition by Platinum Equity of cargo handler, WFS Global (and subsequent upsizes)
  • Lenders in connection with the term loan financing to fund the acquisition by Galileo Global Education (a Providence Equity portfolio company) of certain operations of Laureate Education
  • Nordic Capital in connection with the financing of Lindorff’s combination with debt provider, Intrum Justitia
  • Hellman & Friedman in connection with the term loan and bond financing to fund its acquisition of a controlling interest in security services provider, Securitas Direct (and subsequent upsizes)

"Adrian Chiodo is well versed in leveraged buyouts across the capital structure including deals with an international complexion."

The Legal 500 UK 2017
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • New South Wales (Australia)
  • New York
Education
  • LLB, The University of Sydney, 2000
  • BA in History & Political Science, The University of Sydney, 1998
Industries
  • Entertainment, Sports & Media
Practices
  • Banking
  • Private Equity Finance