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Jimmy John’s Closes $850 Million Whole Business Securitization

Paul, Weiss advised Roark Capital Group on the whole-business securitization of Jimmy John’s LLC, an operator of more than 2,600 fast-casual restaurants across the United States. Jimmy John’s LLC, a Roark Capital portfolio company, closed the $850 million securitization, which was backed primarily by franchise and other revenue-generating contracts, intellectual property and other related collateral.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Jordan Yarett, John Kennedy and Ellen Ching and counsel Ryan McNaughton; tax partner Scott Sontag; employee benefits partner Lawrence Witdorchic and counsel Jason Ertel; bankruptcy partners Alice Eaton, Alan Kornberg and Jacob Adlerstein; and intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon.

July 7, 2017

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