Cases & Deals

Credit Suisse, Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, and Deutsche Bank, as representatives of underwriters, complete $450 million public offering of Senior Notes and concurrent tender offer for existing Senior Notes

Clients Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC; Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated; Citigroup Global Markets Inc.; and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.

Jones Day represented Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC; Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated; Citigroup Global Markets Inc.; and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., as representatives of the underwriters, in connection with a registered offering of $450 million of 7.000% Senior Notes due 2021 by KB Home, one of America's premier homebuilders. We also represented Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Citigroup Global Markets Inc., as dealer managers, in a concurrent tender offer to purchase in cash any and all of KB Home's existing 5 3/4% Senior Notes due 2014, any and all of its 5 7/8% Senior Notes due 2015, and up to $37 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6 1/4% Senior Notes due 2015.