Cassandra P.Mintzer (Cassie)

Associate

Cleveland + 1.216.586.7027

Cassie Mintzer focuses her practice on commercial financing. Her practice includes representing banks and other financial institutions, equity sponsors, and public and private companies with secured and unsecured credit facilities. She has experience with various types of financing transactions, including asset-based financing, asset securitization, and acquisition-related financing.

Cassie is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.

Experience

  • FirstEnergy obtains $4.5 billion financing packageJones Day represented FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, and certain of its subsidiaries in connection with six new credit facilities in an aggregate amount of $4.5 billion, consisting of (i) a $1 billion senior unsecured revolving credit facility with JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent, (ii) an $800 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility with JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent, (iii) a $950 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility with Mizuho, Ltd., as administrative agent, (iv) a $500 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility with Mizuho, Ltd., as administrative agent, (v) a $400 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility with Mizuho, Ltd., as administrative agent, and (vi) an $850 million senior unsecured revolving credit facility with the administrative agent thereto.
  • Riverside and Investcorp sell Arrowhead Engineered Products to GenstarJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the sale of Arrowhead Engineered Products to Genstar.
  • Riverside acquires Corporate VisionsJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing of Corporate Visions, a leading provider of science-backed sales, marketing, and customer success training solutions to global Fortune 1000 companies.
  • TransDigm Group amends and extends receivables securitization facilityJones Day represented TransDigm Group Incorporated, a leading global designer, producer, and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, in connection with an amendment and extension to its receivables securitization facility with PNC Bank, National Association, as administrator.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires eMindfulJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Wondr Health (formerly Naturally Slim), a digital behavioral change company, of eMindful, a leading provider of evidence-based, mindfulness programs for everyday life and chronic conditions.
  • KeyBank provides amended secured credit facility to NextEdge NetworksJones Day represented KeyBank National Association, as administrative agent, in connection with an amended secured credit facility provided to NextEdge Networks, a leading provider in turnkey small cell services for outdoor and in-building solutions.
  • Riverside Company acquires Radiant Plumbing and Air Conditioning, Inc.Jones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with its acquisition of Radiant Plumbing and Air Conditioning, Inc., which provides maintenance plumbing, sewer, and HVAC services to nearly 12,000 residential customers annually in the Austin, Texas, metropolitan area.
  • National bank increases revolving credit facility for national fleet vehicle leasing company and related titling trust by $45 million totaling $1.312 billionJones Day represented a national bank, as administrative agent, in connection with a $45 million increase to its existing revolving loan commitments for a total facility of $1.312 billion under a senior secured revolving credit facility provided to a national fleet vehicle leasing company and its titling trust and other subsidiaries.
  • Morgan Stanley portfolio company acquires Custom Poly Bag, Inc.Jones Day represented Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company PPC Flexible Packaging, LLC of Custom Poly Bag, LLC, a leading manufacturer of custom flexible packaging for bakery, protein, medical, and specialty consumer markets, based in Alliance, Ohio.
  • Vantage Data Centers completes financing in connection with acquisition of Hypertec’s hyper scale data center businessJones Day represented Vantage Data Centers, a leading global provider of hyperscale data center campuses, in connection with the financing related to Vantage’s acquisition of the hyperscale data center and collocation business of Hypertec.
  • National bank increases revolving credit facility for national fleet vehicle leasing company and related titling trust by $105 million totaling $1.267 billionJones Day represented a national bank, as administrative agent, in connection with an amendment and providing an increase of $105 million to the revolving loan commitments for a total facility of $1.267 billion under a senior secured revolving credit facility provided to a national fleet vehicle leasing company and its titling trust and other subsidiaries.
  • Lamb Weston amends existing credit agreement with Bank of AmericaJones Day represented Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc., a leading global producer, distributor, and marketer of value-added frozen potato products, in connection with an amendment to its existing credit agreement with Bank of America, N.A., as administrative agent, to, among other things, provide a new $750 million revolving credit facility.
  • National bank increases revolving credit facility for national fleet vehicle leasing company and related titling trust by $50 million totaling $1.162 billionJones Day represented a national bank, as administrative agent, in connection with an amendment and providing an increase of $50 million to the revolving loan commitments for a total facility of $1.162 billion under a senior secured revolving credit facility provided to a national fleet vehicle leasing company and its titling trust and other subsidiaries.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires INVIVO CommunicationsJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Red Nucleus of INVIVO Communications, a Toronto-based digital scientific communications provider strategically focused on the medical affairs space.
  • Lennox International restates $895 million senior unsecured credit facilitiesJones Day represented Lennox International Inc., a leading global provider of climate control solutions, in connection with the restatement of its senior unsecured credit facilities led by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent for the bank syndicate, which provides for revolving credit commitments of $750 million and a term loan of $145 million.
  • FirstEnergy subsidiary completes $250 million private placement of Senior NotesJones Day represented The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, a regulated distribution subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with its private placement of $150 million aggregate principal amount of 2.77% Senior Notes, Series A, due 2034 and $100 million aggregate principal amount of 3.23% Senior Notes, Series B, due 2040.
  • PolyOne acquires Clariant color and additive masterbatch business for $1.5 billionJones Day advised PolyOne Corporation in the $1.5 billion purchase of Clariant’s global color and additive masterbatch business.
  • FirstEnergy subsidiary completes $175 million private placement of First Mortgage BondsJones Day represented The Potomac Edison Company, an electric transmission and distribution subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with its private placement of $75 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 2.67% Series due 2032 and $100 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 3.43% Series due 2051.
  • WESCO International amends and restates $1.025 billion receivables securitization facilityJones Day represented WESCO International, Inc., a leading provider of business-to-business distribution, logistics services, and supply chain solutions, and its subsidiaries in connection with the $1.025 billion fifth amendment and restatement of its receivables securitization facility with PNC Bank, National Association, as administrator, and the various purchaser groups party thereto
  • WESCO International amends and restates $1.1 billion asset-based credit facilityJones Day represented WESCO International, Inc., a leading provider of business-to-business distribution, logistics services and supply chain solutions, and its subsidiaries in connection with the $1.1 billion fourth amendment and restatement of its asset-based credit facility provided by Barclays Bank PLC, as administrative agent, and the other lenders party thereto.