Shearman And Sterling

News Oct 31, 2014

Shearman & Sterling Advises on the Boeing Company’s Issuance of Senior Notes

Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters, including Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Goldman, Sachs & Co. as joint bookrunning managers with respect to $250 million of Floating Rate Senior Notes due in 2017; Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC as joint bookrunning managers with respect to $300 million of 2.350% Senior Notes due in 2021; and Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities and, J.P. Morgan Securities as joint lead bookrunning managers with respect to $300 million of 2.850% Senior Notes due in 2024 for the Boeing Company.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and the leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. Headquartered in Chicago, Boeing employs more than 169,000 people across the United States and in more than 65 countries.

The Shearman & Sterling team consisted of partners Lisa Jacobs ( New York-Capital Markets) and Douglas McFadyen (New York-Tax); of counsel Danforth Newcomb (New York-Litigation); counsel Jeff Salinger (New York-Environmental); and associates Jennifer Morton (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory), Elise Corey (New York-Capital Markets), Zheng Bao (Palo Alto-Intellectual Property Transactions), Jenny Ding (New York-Corporate) and Hillary Bailey (New York-Corporate).