Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block Represents US Foods in $1.175 Billion IPO

The firm represented US Foods Holding Corp., the second-largest food distributor in the United States with $23 billion in revenues, in its high-profile $1.175 billion initial public offering.  At the time, this was the largest IPO for an operating company and second largest IPO overall for 2016.  A portfolio company of private equity firms KKR & Co. LP and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice LLC, US Foods employs approximately 25,000 people in more than 60 locations nationwide.  News of the IPO has been reported by leading business, mainstream and legal publications including, among others, Bloomberg, Reuters, The Deal, Fortune, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal (subscription required) and Law360

Led by Corporate Partner Kevin T. Collins, the Jenner & Block team included Partners Jason M. Casella,  William L. Tolbert, Brian R. Boch, Geoffrey M. Davis and S. Tony Ling and Associates Breanne K. Long, Alexander J. May, Kevin M. Waklatsi, Sung San Kim and Anthony R. Collins.