Shearman Logo

News Feb 20, 2015

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

Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters, including J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., BNP Paribas Securities Corp., Mizuho Securities USA Inc. and RBS Securities Inc. as joint bookrunning managers with respect to $250 million of 2.500% Senior Notes due in 2025; J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Goldman, Sachs & Co., RBC Capital Markets, LLC, SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc. and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. as joint bookrunning managers with respect to $250 million of 3.300% Senior Notes due in 2035; and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Barclays Capital Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC as joint bookrunning managers with respect to $250 million of 3.500% Senior Notes due in 2045 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 Jason Pratt (New York-Environmental); and associates Jennifer Morton (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory), Laura Mulry (New York-Environmental), Judy Lynne Fisher (New York-Tax), Benjamin Andrew Petersen (Palo Alto-Intellectual Property Transactions), Elise Corey (New York-Capital Markets), Jenny Ding (New York-Corporate), Hillary Bailey (New York-Corporate) and Heather Pals (New York-Corporate).