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Benjamin Cheng

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Represents arrangers, lenders, sponsors and borrowers in a variety of financing transactions.

Benjamin represents arrangers, lenders, sponsors and borrowers in a variety of secured and unsecured financings, acquisition and bridge financings, debtor-in-possession and exit financings, asset-based and cash-flow-based financings, project financings and structured and securitization programs.

Benjamin’s clients include companies in a variety of industries, including technology, hospitality, energy, communications and finance. He has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Banking by IFLR1000.

Languages
Cantonese
Mandarin
Languages
Cantonese
Mandarin

Experience highlights

  • $10.00 billion senior unsecured facilities with ESG-adjusted pricing for Alphabet Inc. and Google LLC
  • $2.75 billion senior secured exit financing for PG&E Corporation
  • $2.50 billion first lien and second lien financings for Franciso Partners’ acquisition of LogMeIn, Inc.
  • $2.35 billion senior secured financing for the acquisition of La Quinta Holdings Inc. by Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
  • $2.10 billion superpriority debtor-in-possession and exit financings for Frontier Communications Corporation
  • $1.29 billion first lien and second lien financings for Partners Group (USA)’s acquisition of EyeCare Partners, LLC
  • $1.00 billion superpriority debtor-in-possession financing for Windstream Services, LLC
  • $500 million senior secured asset-based financing for Bain’s acquisition of LBM Acquisition, LLC
  • $242.5 million senior secured financing for Amerigent Borrower, L.P.’s acquisition of certain space-based optics business
  • $175 million senior secured asset-based financing for Bain’s acquisition of Imperial Dade
  • $50 million superpriority debtor-in-possession financing for Nine West Holdings, Inc.
  • $20 million asset-based receivables financing for Alcami ABL LLC
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Insights

Designated Lender Counsel Arrangements

Credentials

Recognition
IFLR1000 – Banking, United States, Rising Star
Expert Guides – Banking, New York
Education
J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School
Master, Library and Information Science, University of Hawaii
B.A., Education, Brigham Young University - Hawaii
  • magna cum laude
Professional history
  • Counsel, Davis Polk, 2017-present
  • Of Counsel, Paul Hastings, 2014-2017
  • Counsel, Shearman & Sterling, 2008-2014
Qualifications and admissions
  • State of New York
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