Sweetgreen – $418.6 Million IPO

Los Angeles – December 6, 2021 – Cooley advised restaurant chain sweetgreen on its $418.6 million initial public offering of 14,950,000 shares of Class A common stock, which now trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol SG. Partners Nick Hobson, David Peinsipp, Siana Lowrey and Charlie Kim led the Cooley team advising sweetgreen.

Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Securities acted as lead book-running managers for the offering.

Founded in 2007, sweetgreen is building a next-generation restaurant and lifestyle brand that serves healthy food at scale. From the seed to the store, the company is involved in every step of the supply chain, working with partners and farmers it knows and trusts. Sweetgreen’s mission is to build healthier communities by connecting people to real food.

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Related Contacts
Nick Hobson  Partner Los Angeles
David Peinsipp  Partner San Francisco, Palo Alto
Siana Lowrey  Partner San Francisco
Charlie Kim  Partner San Diego, Los Angeles
Julia Boesch  Associate San Francisco
Mark Cikowski  Associate Los Angeles
Marjorie Roesser  Associate San Francisco
Madeleine Smith  Associate San Francisco
Eric Steiner  Paralegal Specialist San Francisco
Amy Saldamando  Paralegal Specialist Los Angeles
Kim Merritt  Paralegal Specialist San Francisco
Barbara Mirza  Partner Los Angeles, Palo Alto
Austin Holt  Associate Los Angeles
David Navetta  Partner Colorado
Adam Connolly  Partner San Francisco
Christian Lee  Associate San Francisco
Maricel Mojares-Moore  Special Counsel San Francisco
Matt Kong  Associate San Francisco
Ross Eberly  Partner Los Angeles
Eileen Leman  Associate Los Angeles
Karen Tsai  Special Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Windfeld-Hansen  Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Stephanie Gentile  Partner New York
John Paul Oleksiuk  Partner New York, Los Angeles
Colette Ghazarian  Associate Los Angeles
Sharon Connaughton  Special Counsel Washington, DC
Patrick Gibbs  Partner Palo Alto
Francis Wheeler  Partner Colorado