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Nathan Wood

Of Counsel

Nathan focuses on private U.S. and cross-border debt financing transactions, with a particular emphasis on acquisition financings. 
Nathan represents financial institutions, private equity sponsors and corporate clients, including BAML, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Vector Capital and Symphony Technology Group.


Representative matters, Inc. in connection with its $1.0 billion revolving credit facility and a $500 million term loan facility related to its acquisition of Demandware, Inc.

Connexity, Inc. and Become, Inc., as borrowers, in connection with a loan and security agreement with Bank of America, N.A. as administrative agent and in connection with a loan and security agreement with LBC Credit Partners III, L.P., as administrative agent.

Service Corporation International, as borrower, on a $1.4 billion unsecured financing agented by J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. in connection with the redemption of all $295 million of its outstanding 7.00% senior notes due 2017, consisting of a $700 million revolving credit facility and a $700 million term loan A.

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Suntrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., U.S. Bank National Association and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunning managers, in connection with a $750 million aggregate senior secured financing including a $350 million senior secured term loan A facility and a $400 million senior secured revolving credit facility, related to Alliant Techsystems Inc.'s spinoff of its Sporting Group segment (to be renamed Vista Outdoor Inc.).



Attorney-at-Law, California


University of Pennsylvania Law School J.D.

Princeton University A.B.

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.