Fried Frank acted as counsel to Yellow Wood Partners in connection with the entry into a US$275 million senior secured term loan and a US$25 million senior secured revolving credit facility, to finance its acquisition of Dr. Scholl's. Yellow Wood Partners is a Boston-based leading private equity firm focused on investing in consumer brands and companies. Dr. Scholl's is a footwear and orthopedic foot care brand.
The Fried Frank team was led by corporate partner Emil Buchman and included corporate special counsel Howard A. Fine and Michael Schneider and corporate associates Kyle P. Langston and J.S. Park.