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  • New York

    • 919 Third Avenue
    • New York, NY 10022
    • United States of America
      • +1 212.756.2000 Phone
      • +1 212.593.5955 Fax
  • Washington, DC

    • 901 Fifteenth Street, NW, Suite 800
    • Washington, DC 20005
    • United States of America
      • +1 202.729.7470 Phone
      • +1 202.730.4520 Fax
  • London

    • One Eagle Place
    • London SW1Y 6AF
    • United Kingdom
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8000 Phone
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8010 Fax

Schulte is advising Albertsons Companies Inc., one of the nation’s largest food and drug retailers operating stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia, in the issuance and sale of $1.75 billion in convertible preferred equity of Albertsons Companies to a group of investors led by Apollo Global Management Inc. Albertsons Companies is backed by an investment consortium led by Cerberus Capital Management LP, which also includes Kimco Realty Corporation, Klaff Realty LP, Lubert-Adler Partners LP and Schottenstein Stores Corporation. The transaction was announced on May 20, 2020 and is expected to close by June 15, 2020.

The Schulte team advising Albertsons Companies Inc. is led by M&A and Securities partners Stuart Freedman, Antonio Diaz-Albertini and F. Xavier Kowalski. The team also includes employment & employee benefits partners Ian Levin and Ronald Richman, special counsel Scott Gold and associate Adam Gartner; litigation partner Michael Swartz; tax partners Alan Waldenberg and David Passey; M&A and Securities special counsel Matthew Gruenberg and Gregory Kinzelman, and associates Evan Berger, Adam El-Sahn, Travis Gantt, Evelyn Liristis and Jaclyn Malmed.