RaymondDiggs

Associate

Detroit + 1.313.230.7912

Raymond Diggs advises clients on private equity, M&A, debt financing, and other complex transactions. He has experience across various industries, including health care, manufacturing, insurance, and technology.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2022, Raymond served on Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan's jobs and economic development team, where he advised on various matters, including economic policy, permitting, zoning, tax incentive, and infrastructure issues. At the start of his legal career, Raymond worked at a large, Detroit-based, law firm.

Experience

  • CDPQ leads $125 million Series D financing of Soli OrganicJones Day advised CDPQ as lead investor in the $125 million Series D financing of Soli Organic, the nation's only soil-based, indoor farming company delivering 100% USDA certified organic produce.
  • MassMutual enters into approximate $840 million transaction for purchase and financing of natural gas assets located in Pennsylvania and West VirginiaJones Day represented Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and MassMutual Ascend Life Insurance Company in connection with (a) the acquisition and financing of asset-backed notes and certificates the proceeds of which were used to acquire proved, developed, and producing ("PDP") natural gas assets in Pennsylvania and West Virginia and (b) the formation of a limited partnership and the subsequent acquisition of six proven-undeveloped natural gas wells located in Pennsylvania and West Virgina.
  • Cardinal Health enters into strategic collaboration with Ember Technologies to transform pharmaceutical cold chainJones Day advised Cardinal Health, Inc. in connection with its strategic partnership with Ember Technologies.