Laura Brothers utilizes her experience in capital markets transactions to help clients raise capital through debt and equity markets, or through strategic acquisitions, navigating complicated securities law issues. Of note, her experience includes a $750 million offering for one of the largest wine and spirit corporations in the U.S. and a $3.8 billion merger of two national health insurance providers.
Laura has represented both issuers and underwriters in securities transactions, buyers and sellers in public and private company mergers and acquisitions and special committees of boards of directors in corporate governance matters.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Valparaiso University Alumni Association — Board of Directors (2003-2010); Executive Committee, (2005-2010)
Representation of AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO) in a public offering of $600,000,000 of 1.650% Senior Notes due 2031.
Representation of BRC Recovery in its recapitalization with private investment firms, Veronis Suhler Stevenson (VSS) and NewSpring Health Capital
Representation of AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO) in a public offering of $500,000,000 of 3.625% Senior Notes due 2025 and $750,000,000 of 4.000% Senior Notes due 2030
Represented of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP) in various refinancing transactions in September and October 2019, which successfully refinanced almost $2 billion in indebtedness
Representation of AutoZone, Inc. in a public offering of $300,000,000 of 3.125% senior notes due 2024 and $450,000,000 of 3.75% senior notes due 2029.
Represented AmSurg Corp. (NASDAQ: AMSG) in its merger with Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EVHC)
Represented Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) in the spinoff of Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE: QHC)
Represented AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO) in a public offering of $250,000,000 of 1.625% senior notes due 2019 and $400,000,000 of 3.125% senior notes due 2026
The Best Lawyers in America© — Corporate Law (2021)
Valparaiso University Alumni Association — Alumni Service Award (2011)
Nashville Area Junior Chamber of Commerce — Legal Counsel (1999-2000)