Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
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Douglas S. Horowitz is a partner in Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP's corporate practice group.
Doug represents leading investment banking firms, commercial banks and public and private corporations with a focus on financing transactions involving both new issuance of secured and unsecured high-yield debt securities, equity and equity-linked securities, syndicated institutional loans and asset based loans as well as out-of-court restructurings. He has represented the financing sources in a number of significant acquisitions, including the $67 billion purchase by Dell of EMC, the $19 billion purchase by Western Digital of SanDisk, the $4 billion plus acquisition of TV and radio assets from Cox Communications by Apollo, the acquisition of MetroPCS by T-Mobile and several of the landmark acquisitions of the LBO boom, including hospital-operator HCA, SunGard Data Systems, VNU / Nielsen, ARAMARK, U.S. Foodservice, Biomet, Avaya and TXU Corp. He has also represented corporations, leading investment banks and financial advisors in connection with several completed and pending IPOs, debt refinancings and comprehensive out-of-court debt restructurings.
Doug advises on the high-yield bond and bank sides of acquisition financings and refinancings as well as IPOs and other equity financings and has practiced in a variety of industries such as technology, media, telecommunications, industrials, healthcare, gaming, real estate, and natural resources.
Doug has been recognized as a leading finance lawyer by Chambers USA, Chambers Global, The Legal 500 and Euromoney's IFLR 1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms. In 2020, Law360 named him as a 2020 MVP in Capital Markets. In 2015, Doug was named a rising star by The New York Law Journal, and in 2010, he was recognized as one of Law 360's ten "Rising Legal Stars under 40" in the area of corporate finance.
Doug became a partner in 2007.