Hannah E.Fregolle

Associate

Chicago + 1.312.269.4073

Hannah Fregolle practices corporate law, with a focus on capital markets, corporate governance, and federal securities law. She regularly advises a diverse range of public companies on matters relating to securities regulation and disclosure, corporate governance, stock exchange rules and regulations, and periodic reporting responsibilities. She works with the Firm's M&A practice on complex transactions, focusing on SEC and stock exchange compliance, shareholder approvals, and related acquisition debt financings. Her corporate finance practice includes investment-grade and high yield debt offerings, exchange offers, equity offerings, commercial paper programs, and equity-linked products, including convertible bond offerings.

Hannah's significant representations have included PotashCorp in its $38 billion all-stock merger of equals with Agrium, Reynolds American in its $49 billion acquisition by British American Tobacco, and Starbucks in its $1.6 billion public senior notes offering. Other clients she has recently worked with include Lam Research, P&G, USG, and Xcel Energy.

Experience

  • PolyOne completes $450 million public offering of common sharesJones Day represented PolyOne Corporation, a leading global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, in connection with its underwritten public offering of 13,333,333 common shares.
  • PolyOne to acquire Clariant color and additive masterbatch business for $1.5 billionJones Day is advising PolyOne Corporation in the $1.5 billion purchase of Clariant’s global color and additive masterbatch business.
  • Macy’s subsidiary completes tender offer for up to $525 million of outstanding debt securitiesJones Day represented Macy's Inc., one of the nation's premier retailers, in connection with the tender offer by Macy’s Retail Holdings, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Macy’s, Inc., to purchase for cash up to $525 million of outstanding debt securities.
  • Verint Systems announces intent to separate into two independent companiesJones Day is advising Verint® Systems Inc. ("Verint") in connection with its announced intent to separate Verint into two independent companies: one of which will consist of its customer engagement business, and one of which will consist of its cyber intelligence business.
  • SunPower completes $169.6 million public offering of Common StockJones Day represented SunPower Corporation, a solar products and services company, in connection with the $169.6 million underwritten public offering of 22,000,000 shares of Common Stock.
  • SunPower announces sponsored spin-off of solar panel production operationsJones Day is advising SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR), one of North America's largest solar-panel makers, in a sponsored spin-off of its solar panel production operations into a new public company – Maxeon Solar Technologies – which will be headquartered in Singapore.
  • The Stars Group to combine with Flutter Entertainment in all share transaction to create world's largest online gaming company by revenueJones Day is advising The Stars Group Inc. ("TSG"), listed on Nasdaq and TSX, on an all-share combination with Flutter Entertainment plc ("Flutter"), listed on LSE, to be implemented through an acquisition of TSG by Flutter pursuant to a Canadian plan of arrangement (the "Combination").
  • Beneficient Company Group acquires shares in GWG Holdings, Inc.Jones Day advised The Beneficient Company Group, L.P. (BEN), a provider of liquidity products and services to the owners of alternative assets and illiquid investment funds, in its acquisition of shares in GWG Holdings, Inc. (GWG Holdings), a NASDAQ listed company that is a leading provider of liquidity to owners of life insurance in the secondary market, previously held by GWG Holdings’ founding stockholders, Jon R. Sabes and Steven F. Sabes.
  • USG acquired by Gebr. Knauf for $7 billionJones Day advised USG Corporation in the acquisition by Gebr. Knauf KG ("Knauf") of all of the outstanding shares of USG in a transaction valued at $7 billion.
  • Nutrien completes $1.5 billion public offering of Senior NotesJones Day represented Nutrien Ltd., the world's largest provider of crop inputs and services, in connection with its public offering of US$1.5 billion of Senior Notes, consisting of (i) US$750 million aggregate principal amount of 4.200% Senior Notes due 2029 and (ii) US$750 million aggregate principal amount of 5.000% Senior Notes due 2049.
  • Lam Research completes $2.5 billion public offering of Senior NotesJones Day advised Lam Research Corporation, a global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the worldwide semiconductor industry, in connection with its underwritten public offering of $2.5 billion of Senior Notes, consisting of $750 million of 3.750% Senior Notes due 2026, $1.0 billion of 4.000% Senior Notes due 2029, and $750 million of 4.875% Senior Notes due 2049.
  • Macy’s subsidiary completes tender offer for up to $750 million of outstanding debt securitiesJones Day represented Macy's Inc., one of the nation's premier retailers, in connection with the tender offer by Macy's Retail Holdings, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Macy's, Inc., to purchase for cash up to $750 million of outstanding debt securities.
  • Starbucks completes $3 billion public offering of Senior NotesJones Day advised Starbucks Corporation, the premier roaster, marketer and retailer of specialty coffee in the world, in connection with its public offering of $1.25 billion of 3.800% Senior Notes due 2025, $750 million of 4.000% Senior Notes due 2028, and $1.0 billion of 4.500% Senior Notes due 2048.
  • Five9 completes $258.75 million offering of Convertible Senior NotesJones Day represented Five9, Inc., a provider of cloud-based contact center software, in connection with its issuance of $258.75 million aggregate principal amount of 0.125% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023 in a Rule 144A offering.
  • Nutrien issues $3.75 billion of Senior Notes of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan and up to $4.425 billion debentures of AgriumJones Day represented Nutrien Ltd., the world's largest provider of crop inputs and services, in connection with its issuance of $3.75 billion of Senior Notes of Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. and up to $4.425 billion debentures of Agrium Inc. for an equal aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes of Nutrien in an exchange offering.
  • ABM completes $319 million secondary public offering of Common StockJones Day represented ABM Industries Incorporated, a leading provider of integrated facility solutions, in connection with a $319 million secondary public offering of Common Stock by selling stockholders affiliated with Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division.
  • Starbucks completes $1.6 billion public offering of Senior NotesJones Day advised Starbucks Corporation, the premier roaster, marketer and retailer of specialty coffee in the world, in connection with its underwritten public offering of $1.6 billion of Senior Notes, consisting of $1.0 billion of 3.100% Senior Notes due 2023 and $600 million of 3.500% Senior Notes due 2028.
  • PotashCorp combines with Agrium in $38 billion merger-of-equalsJones Day advised PotashCorp in its $38 billion all-stock merger-of-equals with Agrium.
  • Starbucks completes $1 billion public offering of Senior NotesJones Day advised Starbucks Corporation, the premier roaster, marketer and retailer of specialty coffee in the world, in connection with its public offering of $1.0 billion of Senior Notes, consisting of $500 million of 2.200% Senior Notes due 2020 and $500 million of 3.750% Senior Notes due 2047.
  • Reynolds American acquired by British American Tobacco Plc in deal valued at $49 billionJones Day advised Reynolds American Inc. ("RAI") regarding the acquisition by British American Tobacco, p.l.c. ("BAT") of 57.8 percent of the outstanding shares of RAI not owned by BAT and its affiliates in a transaction valued at $49 billion.
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