Cravath represented Sappi Papier Holding GmbH in connection with its US$700 million 144A/Reg. S high-yield senior secured debt offering. Sappi Papier Holding GmbH is a subsidiary of Sappi Limited, one of the largest producers of coated wood-free paper in the world. The notes were listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. The transaction closed on July 5, 2012.
The Cravath team included partner George A. Stephanakis, senior attorney Margot A. Wagner, associates Alan G. Grinceri and Bryan Hoynak and foreign associate attorney Gustavo Moraes Stolagli on corporate matters and partner Michael L. Schler on tax matters.