Peter C.Zwick

Partner

Dallas + 1.214.969.3706

Peter Zwick advises companies and financial institutions on high-dollar capital markets transactions and high-profile corporate matters. His corporate finance practice includes equity and debt offerings, including public and Rule 144A high yield and investment-grade debt offerings, public equity offerings and private equity placements, M&A finance transactions, cross-border transactions, restructurings, tender offers, and exchange offers. He also regularly advises public companies on corporate governance, shareholder engagement and relationships, securities laws, stock exchange rules and regulations, and periodic reporting responsibilities.

Some of the companies Peter recently has worked with include Avient, FirstEnergy, Kaiser Aluminum, Marathon Petroleum, Owens Corning, Parker Hannifin, SITE Centers, and STERIS, as well as other industrial manufacturing, aerospace, real estate, energy, health care, and chemical companies. He also represents major financial institutions and has worked with investment banks and other capital providers based in the United States and abroad.

Peter serves on the Advisory Council of the School of Arts and Humanities at The University of Texas at Dallas and is a graduate of the Business Council for the Arts Leadership Arts Institute, Dallas Class of 2021.

Experience

  • SITE Centers establishes $250 million at-the-market equity programJones Day represented SITE Centers Corp. in connection with the establishment of an at-the-market equity program for the offering and sale of up to $250 million aggregate sales price of Common Shares.
  • MassMutual completes follow-on commitment to purchase up to $200 million of Class N Shares of Common Stock of Invesco REIT InvestmentJones Day advised Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company in connection with a follow-on commitment to purchase up to $200 million of Class N Shares of Common Stock of Invesco REIT Investment.
  • Parker Hannifin's recommended all cash acquisition of Meggitt PLCJones Day is acting as U.S. counsel to Parker Hannifin Corporation in the £6.3 billion acquisition of Meggitt plc, a leading international company headquartered in Coventry, United Kingdom, specializing in high performance components and subsystems for the aerospace, defense and selected energy markets.
  • STERIS acquires Cantel Medical for $3.6 billionJones Day advised STERIS plc in its acquisition of Cantel Medical Corp, a global provider of infection prevention products and services primarily to endoscopy and dental customers, for $3.6 billion.
  • Kaiser Aluminum completes $550 million Senior Notes offeringJones Day represented Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, a leading North American manufacturer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum mill products, in connection with the Rule 144A and Regulation S offering of $550 million aggregate principal amount of 4.50% Senior Notes due 2031.
  • The Toledo Edison Company issues $150 million Senior Secured Notes and First Mortgage BondsJones Day represented The Toledo Edison Company, an electric public utility subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with a Rule 144A and Regulation S offering of $150 million aggregate principal amount of 2.65% Senior Secured Notes due 2028 (the “Senior Secured Notes”) and concurrent issuance of an equal aggregate principal amount of its First Mortgage Bonds, 2.65% Series of 2021 due 2028, which were delivered to the trustee to be held as collateral security for the Senior Secured Notes.
  • FirstEnergy subsidiary completes $200 million offering of First Mortgage BondsJones Day represented Monongahela Power Company, an electric public utility subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with a Rule 144A and Regulation S offering of an additional $200 million aggregate principal amount of its First Mortgage Bonds, 3.55% Series due 2027.
  • STERIS completes $1.35 billion debut Senior Notes offeringJones Day represented STERIS Plc, a leading provider of infection prevention and other procedural products and services, in connection with the registered offering of $1.35 billion of Senior Notes by an affiliate, consisting of $675 million aggregate principal amount of 2.700% Senior Notes due 2031 and $675 million aggregate principal amount of 3.750% Senior Notes due 2051.
  • SITE Centers completes $198 million registered public offeringJones Day represented SITE Centers Corp., a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, in connection with its $198 million registered public offering of 15,000,000 Common Shares. SITE Centers also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,250,000 Common Shares.
  • STERIS acquires Key Surgical for approximately $850 millionJones Day advised STERIS plc (NYSE: STE) in the $850 million acquisition of Key Surgical, a leading global provider of sterile processing, operating room, and endoscopy products, and a portfolio company of Water Street Healthcare Partners, LLC.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • FirstEnergy completes $750 million Notes offeringJones Day represented FirstEnergy Corp. in connection with its registered public offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 1.600% Notes, Series A, due 2026 and $450 million aggregate principal amount of 2.250% Notes, Series B, due 2030.
  • Kaiser Aluminum completes offerings of Senior NotesJones Day represented Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, a leading North American manufacturer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum mill products, in connection with a private placement offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% Senior Notes due 2025, as well as a private placement offering of an additional $50 million aggregate principal amount of 6.500% Senior Notes due 2025.
  • NVIDIA acquires Mellanox Technologies for approximately $7 billionJones Day advised NVIDIA Corporation in its acquisition of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., an Israel-based leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage.
  • FirstEnergy subsidiary completes $250 million private placement of Senior NotesJones Day represented Pennsylvania Electric Company, a distribution-only subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with its private placement of $125 million aggregate principal amount of 3.61% Senior Notes, Series A, due 2032 and $125 million aggregate principal amount of 3.71% Senior Notes, Series B, due 2035.
  • FirstEnergy subsidiary completes $250 million private placement of Senior NotesJones Day represented Mid-Atlantic Interstate Transmission, LLC, a transmission-only subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., a diversified energy holding company, in connection with its private placement of $125 million aggregate principal amount of 3.60% Senior Notes, Series A, due 2032 and $125 million aggregate principal amount of 3.70% Senior Notes, Series B, due 2035.
  • FirstEnergy completes $1.75 billion notes offeringJones Day represented FirstEnergy Corp. in connection with its registered public offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.050% Notes, Series A, due 2025, $600 million aggregate principal amount of 2.650% Notes, Series B, due 2030, and $850 million aggregate principal amount of 3.400% Notes, Series C, due 2050.
  • Kaiser Aluminum completes $500 million Senior Notes offeringJones Day represented Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, a leading North American manufacturer of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum mill products, in connection with the Rule 144A and Regulation S offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.625% Senior Notes due 2028.
  • KeyBanc Capital Markets, Credit Agricole Securities, Raymond James, and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company establish equity offering program by Physicians Realty TrustJones Day represented KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.; Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc.; Raymond James & Associates, Inc.; and Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, as sales agents or forward sellers, as applicable, in connection with the establishment of an at-the-market equity program with a forward sale component for the sale of up to $500 million of Common Stock of Physicians Realty Trust, a self-managed healthcare real estate company.