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Freshfields advises initial purchasers in DocuSign's $690m offering of Convertible Notes

Freshfields has advised Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, as representatives of the initial purchasers, in an offering by DocuSign, Inc. of $690,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of 0% Convertible Senior Notes due 2026. The offering closed on January 15, 2021.

The Freshfields capital markets team consisted of partner Sarah Solum, counsel Jeremy Barr and law clerk Amy Fisher. The Freshfields tax team consisted of partner Robert Scarborough and counsel Dennis Caracristi. The Freshfields IP, privacy and cybersecurity team consisted of partner Menachem Kaplan and special counsel Peter Jaffe. The Freshfields sanctions team consisted of partner Nabeel Yousef and associate Hannah Khalifeh.


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