Patricia Teixeira

Counsel

  • LLM (Finance), Institute for Law and Finance, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitat Frankfurt, 2006
  • LLM, The University of Chicago Law School, 2004
  • Bachelor of Laws, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, 2001

Qualifications

  • New York, 2005
  • German
  • Portuguese

Patricia Teixeira

Counsel

Patricia Teixeira is a counsel in the finance group and has represented private equity sponsors, their portfolio companies and public and private companies in a variety of large cap and middle market financing transactions, including syndicated credit facilities, asset-based facilities, mezzanine and subordinated financings, high-yield bond offerings and debt restructurings.

Experience

  • Represented TPG Capital in connection with the debt financing for the acquisition of J.Crew Group. 
  • Represented Bain Capital and The Blackstone Group in the financing for the acquisition, together with NBC Universal, of The Weather Channel Companies. 
  • Represented Fenway Partners in connection with an asset-based facility and the issuance of senior secured notes to refinance in part the existing debt of Easton-Bell Sports, Inc. 
  • Represented TPG Capital in connection with the debt financing for its acquisition of Immucor.
  • Represented Berkshire Partners in connection with the debt financing for its acquisition of Melissa & Doug.
  • Represented American Securities and P2 Capital Partners in the financing aspects of its acquisition of Blount International.*
  • Represented Kelso & Company in the financing aspects of its acquisition of J.M. Smucker Company’s U.S. canned milk brands and operations. *

 * Work completed prior to rejoining Ropes & Gray.