Jasmine Zacharias

Jasmine Zacharias

Shareholder

Jasmine Zacharias is a shareholder in the Corporate Practice of the firm’s Miami office. She represents public and private companies in a variety of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, financing transactions and general business law matters. She also has significant experience representing private equity sponsors, portfolio companies, individuals and public and private companies as borrowers in a full range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including acquisition financings, leveraged loans, asset-based credit facilities, bridge financings, subscription-based facilities and debtor-in-possession facilities. Jasmine also advises companies in compliance and corporate governance matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Jasmine was an associate at a prominent law firm in New York City.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented the Seminole Tribe of Florida in connection with its new $2.4 billion senior secured credit agreement consisting of a $500 million revolver due 2022, $200 million funded term loan A due 2022, $500 million delayed draw term loan A due 2022, and $1.2 billion funded term loan B due 2024, which is secured by a pledge of revenues generated by certain of the Seminole Tribe's gaming facilities.  
  • Represented affiliates of Crestview Advisors in connection with their acquisition of ATC Drivetrain, a leading independent remanufacturer of automotive drivetrain components (primarily transmissions, engines and related components) for in-warranty vehicles in the United States.
  • Represented Centre Partners in connection with the secured financing of its acquisition of Nearly Natural, a leading e-commerce vendor and “drop-shipper” of artificial plant products.
  • Represented Siris Capital Group, LLC in connection with the secured financing of its acquisition of Intralinks Holdings, Inc. from Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR).
  • Represented American Broadband Communications in connection with its refinancing of its senior secured credit facility.
  • Represented the middle market fund of a global private equity firm in connection with its secured financing for its acquisition of an operator of adolescent behavioral health treatment centers in the United States.
  • Represented Sun Capital in connection with its secured financing for its acquisition of AMES Taping Tools.
  • Represented Vista Equity Partners and its portfolio company, Aptean, Inc., in connection with Aptean’s senior secured refinancing for its dividend recapitalization transaction.
  • Represented CDK Global, Inc., a provider of IT and digital marketing products to auto retailers, in its revolving credit facility, term loan facility and bridge loan facility totaling $1.35 billion in connection with its spin-off from its parent, Automatic Data Processing Inc. °
  • Represented Wesley R. Edens, a Founder and Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Fortress Investment Group LLC, and Marc Lasry, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and a Co-Founder of Avenue Capital Group, in connection with the financing of their purchase of the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association from Senator Herbert H. Kohl for a total purchase price of approximately $550 million. °
  • Represented private equity fund in its $500 million subscription secured credit facility. °
  • Represented opportunistic credit fund in its $100 million subscription secured credit facility. °
  • Represented Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C., a private equity investment firm, in its $160 million first lien credit facility and $42.5 million second lien notes in connection with its acquisition of PPC Industries Inc., a leading provider of specialty plastic solutions for food, medical/pharmaceutical and industrial packaging applications. °
  • Represented private equity fund focused on natural resources investments in its $50 million subscription secured credit facility. °
  • Represented CI Capital Partners, a private equity investment firm, in its $28 million senior secured credit facility and $4 million revolving credit facility in connection with its acquisition of Material Handling Services, LLC doing business as Total Fleet Solutions, a provider of outsourced business services focused on the procurement, maintenance and fleet management for material handling equipment. °
  • Represented Material Handling Services, LLC, a portfolio company of CI Capital Partners, in its refinancing, consisting of a $100 million senior secured credit facility, in connection with its merger with The Miner Corporation to form a leading provider of facilities services and asset management solutions for retail, distribution, manufacturing, health care and hospitality companies. °

°Some of the above representations were handled by Ms. Zacharias prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Selected, Lawyer Monthly, “Women in Law Award,” 2017-2018
    • Corporate, 2018
    • Banking, 2017
  • Selected, Daily Business Review, "Top Dealmaker of the Year – Corporate Finance Category," 2016
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, The Florida Bar

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2009
    • Executive Editor, Journal of Business Law
    • Board Member, Moot Court
  • M.S., with distinction, Hofstra University, 2006
  • B.B.A., summa cum laude, Hofstra University, 2005
Admissions
  • Florida
  • New York