John J.Nogueras

Associate

New York + 1.212.326.8335

John Nogueras represents public and private corporate borrowers, financial institutions, project sponsors and companies, and debt investors in a variety of cross-border and domestic corporate and project finance transactions. He has experience working on a broad range of credit facilities, including term, revolving, reserve-based, asset-backed, bridge, secured and unsecured, syndicated, and senior and subordinated facilities. John also has significant experience advising clients in connection with investment-grade, convertible, and high yield debt offerings, equity offerings, and tender offers.

John's representation of clients on corporate financings, capital markets transactions, and project financings spans a diverse range of industry sectors, including telecommunications, real estate, energy, transportation, investment management, entertainment, retail, and health care.

Prior to joining Jones Day, John was an associate in the New York office of an Am Law 100 law firm, where he was a member of that firm's corporate practice.

Experience

  • J.F Lehman successfully closes its first single asset continuation fund for NorthStar GroupJones Day represented J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government and environmental sectors, in connection with the successful closing and debt financing of its first single asset continuation fund, which will allow the firm to maintain its ownership of NorthStar Group in partnership with management.
  • Direct lender provides $57 million secured facility to leading healthcare revenue management companyJones Day advised a direct lender, as administrative agent, collateral agent, and sole lead arranger, in connection with a $55 million term loan and a $2 million revolving facility provided to a leading healthcare revenue management company.
  • Resilience Management sells Lux Global Label Asia Pte. Ltd. to CCL IndustriesJones Day advised Resilience Management, LLC in it sale of Lux Global Asia Pte. Ltd. to CCL Industries Inc.
  • Koch Strategic Platforms invests in Astranis Space Technologies valuing company at $1.4 billionJones Day represented Koch Strategic Platforms in connection with its participation in the $250 million Series C financing round of Astranis Space Technologies, a builder of small, low-cost telecommunications satellites to connect the four billion people who currently do not have access to the internet.
  • J.F. Lehman & Company obtains financing for business combination of Trident Maritime Systems and Lake Shore SystemsJones Day advised J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government, and environmental sectors, in connection with the financing for the combination of Trident Maritime Systems and Lake Shore Systems, two formerly separate business groups.
  • J.F. Lehman & Company acquires CTS EnginesJones Day advised J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government and environmental sectors, in the acquisition of CTS Engines, LLC and CTS Testing, LLC.
  • J.F. Lehman & Company acquires ENTACTJones Day advised long-standing client J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government, and environmental sectors, in the acquisition by an investment affiliate and financing of ENTACT, LLC, a national provider of environmental remediation and geotechnical services.
  • National Fuel Gas obtains $200 million credit facilityJones Day represented National Fuel Gas Company, a diversified energy company engaged principally in the production, transportation, gathering, distribution, and marketing of natural gas, in connection with a $200 million 364-day credit facility provided by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and certain other lenders thereto.
  • Resilience Capital portfolio company acquires LabelworxJones Day represented Resilience Capital Partners LLC in connection with the acquisition and related financing by portfolio company LUX Global Label of Labelworx, a leader in digital label and packaging.
  • KeyBank provides $300 million senior secured credit facility to cloud infrastructure providerJones Day represented KeyBank National Association, as lead arranger and administrative agent, in connection with a $300 million senior secured credit facility provided to a cloud infrastructure provider.
  • J.F. Lehman acquires Integrated Global ServicesJones Day advised long-standing client J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government, and environmental sectors, in the acquisition and related financing of Integrated Global Services, Inc. ("IGS").
  • Iberdrola Generación Mexico obtains $500 million term loanJones Day represented Iberdrola Generación Mexico, S.A. de C.V., a subsidiary of Iberdrola México, as borrower, in connection with a $500 million senior term loan financing provided by a wide syndicate of international banks and domestic Mexican private and development banks led by BBVA Bancomer, as administrative agent and global coordinator.
  • Merchant banking firm provides $200 million acquisition financing to consulting firmJones Day advised a merchant banking firm in connection with a $200 million senior secured credit facility comprised of a $185 million term loan and a $15 million revolving credit facility supporting the acquisition of a multi-discipline design, engineering, and management consulting firm based in Southern California.
  • ENGIE-led consortium wins competitive bidding process in Brazil for $8.6 billion acquisition of TAGJones Day advised ENGIE in the $8.6 billion acquisition and related financing of 90% of Transportadora Associada de Gás SA ("TAG"), the largest natural gas transmission network owner in Brazil, from Brazilian state oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras).
  • Senior creditors of iHeartCommunications negotiate exit term loan facilityJones Day advised senior creditors holding in excess of $7.4 billion in iHeartCommunications, Inc.'s prepetition indebtedness in connection with all aspects of the restructuring of iHeart's debt in a chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, including the negotiation and issuance of an approximately $3.5 billion senior secured exit term loan credit facility for iHeartCommunications, Inc. that was distributed to creditors under the plan.
  • Large financial institution provides financing for acquisition of customs brokerage and trade servicesJones Day represented a large financial institution, as administrative agent and lender, in a first lien and second lien financing in connection with a private equity firm’s acquisition of a customs brokerage and trade services firm.
  • International Automotive Components Group completes refinancing of Senior Secured NotesJones Day advised International Automotive Components Group, S.A., a leading global supplier of automotive components and systems, in connection with the issuance of $215 million of Senior Secured Notes due 2023 to Gamut Capital Management, L.P. in a private placement.
  • Verint Systems refinances $425 million existing senior term debtJones Day advised Verint Systems Inc., a provider of Actionable Intelligence® solutions and value-added services, in connection with the refinancing of $425 million of existing senior term debt.
  • Nextel Participações amends and restates two existing loan agreementsJones Day advised Nextel Participações Ltda., the Brazilian operating subsidiary of NII Holdings, Inc., in connection with the amendment and restatement of two existing loan agreements in an aggregate principal amount of $245 million with China Development Bank, as administrative agent.
  • ShopOne Centers REIT obtains $325 million secured credit facilityJones Day represented ShopOne Centers REIT Inc., a private real estate investment trust focused on acquiring, operating, and managing market-dominant, grocery-anchored shopping centers, in connection with a $325 million secured credit facility with KeyBanc Capital Markets as lead arranger.