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Amy Peters is a Chicago partner in our Corporate, Finance and Investments practice and represents  private credit funds, financial institutions, private equity sponsors, and private and public companies in connection with the negotiation and documentation of domestic and cross-border transactional matters, including credit facilities related to leveraged acquisitions, recapitalizations and loan workouts and restructurings, including debtor-in-possession financings across a diverse spectrum of industries including technology, telecommunications, manufacturing, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, retail, investment and financial services.

The transactions that Amy has handled include senior, subordinated, investment grade, bridge and mezzanine facilities, both secured and unsecured and have ranged in size from several millions of dollars to billions of dollars. She counsels lenders, arrangers, borrowers and other investors in all types of leverage finance transactions including senior secured financings, unitranche facilities, work-out facilities, and holdco and mezzanine financings, as well as investment grade transactions.

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Credentials

J.D., Georgetown University Law Center

B.A., Vanderbilt University, cum laude

Illinois

American Bar Association

Illinois Bar Association

Matters

Represented the Steering Committee and crossover lender group in the Chapter 11 Restructuring of Nine West, a leading American fashion wholesale and retail company.

Represented Hanesbrands in connection with its senior secured credit facilities comprised of a $1.2 billion multi-currency revolving credit facility and approximately $1.5 billion in various term facilities.  

Represented Capital One in connection with $210 million senior unitranche credit facilities, the proceeds of which were used to purchase Behavioral Health Group, a medication assisted treatment for opoid use disorder at 46 outpatient clinics in 11 states.

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Represented the Steering Committee and crossover lender group in the Chapter 11 Restructuring of Nine West, a leading American fashion wholesale and retail company.

Represented Hanesbrands in connection with its senior secured credit facilities comprised of a $1.2 billion multi-currency revolving credit facility and approximately $1.5 billion in various term facilities.  

Represented Capital One in connection with $210 million senior unitranche credit facilities, the proceeds of which were used to purchase Behavioral Health Group, a medication assisted treatment for opoid use disorder at 46 outpatient clinics in 11 states.

Advised a consortium of investors in connection with a PIPE transaction of approximately $285 million.

Represented Thoma Bravo, Parthenon and Sun Capital Partners and their portfolio companies in connection with the negotiation of debt commitment letters for the purposes of funding acquisitions, including senior secured credit facilities, secured second-lien credit facilities, bridge debt facilities and mezzanine debt facilities.

Represented Thoma Bravo in connection with various leveraged acquisitions totaling over $8 billion consisting of 1st lien/2nd lien facilities, recurring revenue financings and unitranche facilities, often with cross boarder operations and related collateral.

Represented 21st Century Oncology, the largest provider of integrated cancer care services,  in connection with its debt restructuring including its debtor-in-possession financing related to its chapter 11 filing.

Advised various sponsor funds in connection with their capital call and subscription facilities.

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Represented the Steering Committee and crossover lender group in the Chapter 11 Restructuring of Nine West, a leading American fashion wholesale and retail company.

Represented Hanesbrands in connection with its senior secured credit facilities comprised of a $1.2 billion multi-currency revolving credit facility and approximately $1.5 billion in various term facilities.  

Represented Capital One in connection with $210 million senior unitranche credit facilities, the proceeds of which were used to purchase Behavioral Health Group, a medication assisted treatment for opoid use disorder at 46 outpatient clinics in 11 states.

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Matters

Represented the Steering Committee and crossover lender group in the Chapter 11 Restructuring of Nine West, a leading American fashion wholesale and retail company.

Represented Hanesbrands in connection with its senior secured credit facilities comprised of a $1.2 billion multi-currency revolving credit facility and approximately $1.5 billion in various term facilities.  

Represented Capital One in connection with $210 million senior unitranche credit facilities, the proceeds of which were used to purchase Behavioral Health Group, a medication assisted treatment for opoid use disorder at 46 outpatient clinics in 11 states.

Advised a consortium of investors in connection with a PIPE transaction of approximately $285 million.

Represented Thoma Bravo, Parthenon and Sun Capital Partners and their portfolio companies in connection with the negotiation of debt commitment letters for the purposes of funding acquisitions, including senior secured credit facilities, secured second-lien credit facilities, bridge debt facilities and mezzanine debt facilities.

Represented Thoma Bravo in connection with various leveraged acquisitions totaling over $8 billion consisting of 1st lien/2nd lien facilities, recurring revenue financings and unitranche facilities, often with cross boarder operations and related collateral.

Represented 21st Century Oncology, the largest provider of integrated cancer care services,  in connection with its debt restructuring including its debtor-in-possession financing related to its chapter 11 filing.

Advised various sponsor funds in connection with their capital call and subscription facilities.

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Credentials

J.D., Georgetown University Law Center

B.A., Vanderbilt University, cum laude

Illinois

American Bar Association

Illinois Bar Association