Eugene P. Mazzaro

  • Partner
  • Eeugene.mazzaro@lw.com
  • 1271 Avenue of the Americas
  • New York, NY 10020
  • USA
  • T +1.212.906.1763
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Profile

Eugene Mazzaro is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Mazzaro is a member of the Finance Department and the Banking and Capital Markets Practices. He is currently a member of the Finance Department Opinion Committee and formerly served as Local Chair of the New York Finance Department, a member of the Strategic Client Committee, and the firm’s Associate Committee.

Mr. Mazzaro has substantial experience representing financial institutions and borrowers on leveraged finance transactions, with a particular focus on acquisition, dividend, liquidity, and refinancing.

Experience

Mr. Mazzaro’s experience includes advising:

  • Citigroup in a US$2.2 billion term loan and revolving credit facility, concurrent with a US$450 million senior bond offering, in connection with Revlon’s acquisition of Elizabeth Arden
  • Citigroup in a cross-border US$75 million asset based term loan facility for Revlon Holdings B.V. and Revlon Finance LLC, the holding companies for Revlon, Inc.
  • Citigroup in a US$4.35 billion term loan and revolving credit facility in connection with RCCH HealthCare Partners’ acquisition of LifePoint Health, Inc.
  • Citigroup in a US$1.660 billion senior secured financing in connection with the acquisition of the completion and production services businesses of Nabor Industries
  • Citigroup in a US$1.350 billion financing in connection with the acquisition of Del Monte Foods, Inc.
  • Citigroup in a US$1.170 billion senior secured financing in connection with the acquisition of Sheridan Holdings, Inc.
  • Citigroup in a US$300 million term loan facility in connection with Horizon Pharma’s acquisition of Vidara Therapeutics International Ltd.
  • Credit Suisse in a US$2 billion term loan and revolving credit facility in connection with Francisco Partners’ acquisition of VeriFone Systems, Inc.
  • Credit Suisse in a US$1.898 billion in a term loans and revolving credit facility for Quest Software US Holdings, Inc. to refinance existing debt
  • Morgan Stanley in a US$5.296 billion amendment to term loans and revolving credit facility for Vantiv, LLC
  • Credit Suisse in a US$1.725 billion senior secured financing in connection with the acquisition of Riverbed Technology, Inc.
  • Credit Suisse in a US$610 million first and second lien financing in connection with the acquisition of The Schumacher Group of Delaware, Inc. and EDP Investment Holdings
  • Ares in a US$347 million for term loan facilities in connection with GPM Investments, LLC’s acquisition of Empire Petroleum Partners, LLC
  • Ares in an acquisition by Ares Capital Corporation of a 11% stake in Crown Health Care Laundry Services
  • Ares in a US$37 million term loan credit facility for Universal Lubricants, LLC and multiple extensions and incremental add-on term loans in respect thereof
  • JPM in a US$1.275 billion amendment to term loan and revolving credit facility for KAR Auction Services, Inc.
  • Jefferies Finance in a US$575 million senior secured financing for Golden Nugget, Inc.
  • SPX Corporation and SPX Flow, Inc. in US$2.550 billion senior secured financings in connection with the spinoff of SPX Flow, Inc. from SPX Corporation
Bar Qualification
  • New York
Education
  • JD, Columbia University School of Law, 1999
  • BA, Williams College, 1987
Industries
  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Automotive
  • Retail & Consumer Products
Practices
  • Banking
  • Capital Markets