Cravath represented the underwriters, led by Goldman, Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan Securities and Jefferies & Company, in connection with the US$195 million initial public offering of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation, a holding company whose business operations are conducted through its wholly owned indirect subsidiary, Francesca’s Collections, Inc., a specialty retailer. The shares were listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. The transaction closed on July 27, 2011.
The Cravath team included partner LizabethAnn R. Eisen and associates Keith Hallam and Sarah Dunn Davis. Reinier Kleipool also worked on this matter.