Morgan C.Ippolito

Associate

Cleveland + 1.216.586.1310

Morgan Ippolito focuses her practice on commercial financing. Her practice includes representing banks and financial institutions, equity sponsors, and public and private companies in connection with secured and unsecured credit facilities. She has experience with various types of financing transactions, including multicurrency transactions, asset-based financing, asset securitization, and acquisition-related financing. Morgan has represented clients such as the Riverside Company, TransDigm Group Incorporated, and KeyBank National Association.

Experience

  • Riverside portfolio company acquires DSG ConsultingJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Corporate Visions of DSG Consulting, a tech-enabled sales consulting and training company primarily serving large enterprise B2B companies.
  • Simpson Manufacturing Company announces offer to acquire Etanco GroupJones Day advised Simpson Manufacturing Company, Inc. in the €725 million acquisition of the Etanco Group.
  • MassMutual provides $71.3 million term loan series facility to top-tier public REITJones Day represented Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, as lead lender, in connection with a $71.3 million term loan series facility provided to a top-tier public REIT.
  • Life insurance company provides NAV credit facility to middle-market direct lending fund and invests in Class A debtJones Day represented a life insurance company, as lead lender, in connection with a NAV revolving credit facility provided to a middle-market direct lending fund, and as Class A debt holder under an indenture pursuant to which the middle-market direct lender issued secured and unsecured notes.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires AugusoftJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Modern Campus of Augusoft, a SaaS leader in enrollment management for continuing and corporate education programs.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires AptoJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Buildout, Inc. of Apto, a premier provider of CRM and deal management software for commercial real estate (CRE) brokers.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Signal VineJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Modern Campus of Signal Vine, the higher education industry’s most impactful two-way text messaging platform.
  • TransDigm Group obtains $50 million revolving credit facilityJones Day represented TransDigm Group Incorporated in connection with a $50 million revolving credit facility provided by Credit Suisse AG, as administrative agent and collateral agent.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires ProspectNowJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Buildout, Inc. of ProspectNow, a premier provider of AI-powered real estate property and owner intelligence.
  • High Road Capital portfolio company acquires MaeTec Power, Inc.Jones Day advised High Road Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Exponential Power of MaeTec Power, Inc., known for its outstanding service in the telecom and broadband industries across the United States, with an emphasis on DC power plant services, battery services, grounding audits, and infrastructure design and support.
  • Riverside acquires iCEVJones Day advised The Riverside Company on its acquisition and financing of iCEV.
  • North American Coal obtains $30 million incremental increase to existing revolving credit facility with PNC BankJones Day represented The North American Coal Corporation, an American coal mining and mining services company and a subsidiary of NACCO Industries, Inc., in connection with a $30 million incremental increase to its existing revolving credit facility with PNC Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, bringing the total size of the facility to $150 million.
  • Cortec Group acquires Pink LilyJones Day advised the Cortec Group in connection with the acquisition and financing of Pink Lily, a direct-to-consumer provider of women's apparel and accessories.
  • North American Coal obtains $120 million revolving credit facilityJones Day represented The North American Coal Corporation, an American coal mining and mining services company and a subsidiary of NACCO Industries, Inc., in connection with a new $120 million revolving credit facility with PNC Bank, National Association, as administrative agent.
  • Norwest Equity Partners invests in Thibaut, Inc.Jones Day represented Norwest Equity Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing of Thibaut, Inc.
  • High Road Capital portfolio company acquires Dry Creek EnterprisesJones Day advised High Road Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Exponential Power of Dry Creek Enterprises, a provider of custom DC battery system design services, project management, and battery testing, maintenance, and repair, as well as installation and removal services, to a variety of locations with critical power needs, including power plants, refineries, emergency response systems, and off-grid backup systems.
  • High Road Capital portfolio company acquires Static PowerJones Day advised High Road Capital Partners in the acquisition by portfolio company Exponential Power of Static Power Conversion Services Inc., a provider of comprehensive engineering, sales, and service to users and manufacturers of critical power systems.
  • Bally's acquires Gamesys for $2.7 billionJones Day advised Bally's Corporation in connection with the $2.7 billion acquisition and financing of Gamesys Ltd., an LSE-listed online gaming company.
  • Wells Fargo provides $1.65 billion unsecured credit facility to self-administered real estate investment trustJones Day represented Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with a $1.65 billion unsecured credit facility, comprised of a $1.3 billion revolving credit facility and a $350 million term loan facility, provided to a self-administered real estate investment trust.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Craynon Fire ProtectionJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company CertaSite of Craynon Fire Protection, a Dayton, Ohio, based company which provides fire and life safety system inspections, repairs and maintenance, and installations for retrofits and new construction.