Weil Advises THL Credit Advisors in its Sale to First Eagle Management



Weil is advising THL Credit Advisors LLC, a leading alternative credit manager, in its sale to First Eagle Investment Management, an independent, privately owned investment firm. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.

The Weil team advising THL Credit Advisors is led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael J. Aiello and includes Private Equity partner Brian Parness and Private Equity associates Jenna McBain, Joshua Whitford, Hannah Schmitz (Not Yet Admitted in New York) and Cruz Wiles (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The team also includes Banking & Finance partner Andrew Yoon; Private Funds Regulatory partner David Wohl; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Tax partners Robert Frastai and Graham Magill; Head of Executive Compensation & Benefits Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Amy Rubin; Structured Finance partner Shawn Kodes; Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management Co-Head Randi Singer; International Arbitration & Trade partner Ted Posner; Technology & IP Transactions counsel Caroline Geiger; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser; Banking & Finance associate Sabrina Lyon; Technology & IP Transactions associates Catherine Kim and Meggin Bednarczyk; Tax associate Irene Kim; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Amanda Rosenblum; and Antitrust associate Jonathan Cheng.