Skadden Represents Credit Suisse as Financial Advisor to Special Committee of Board of Directors of HCA in Its Leveraged Buyout

Skadden is representing Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC as financial advisor to the special committee of the board of directors of HCA Inc., the largest hospital chain in the U.S., in its $33 billion leveraged buyout, management buyout and going private transaction by private equity firms Bain Capital, LLC, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity and Thomas F. Frist Jr. (co-founder of HCA Inc.). This is the largest leveraged buyout in history.