We have a wealth of experience advising banks, financial institutions and corporate borrowers on the full range of complex middle-market financings and related transactions.

Lawyers in our finance practice structure, negotiate, document and close financings for domestic and foreign banks, asset-based lenders, hedge funds, specialty lenders, finance companies and corporate borrowers from a broad range of industries including retail and apparel; consumer products; manufacturing; hospitality; communications, media and technology; gaming; life sciences; art; intellectual property; real estate; and sports. Our lawyers guide clients through working capital and cash-flow credit facilities, syndicated and single-bank credit facilities, term loan and revolving credit facilities, second lien credit facilities, secured and unsecured credit facilities, subscription facilities, mezzanine financings, traditional and esoteric asset class financings, advised lines of credit and many other forms of domestic and cross-border, multi-currency commercial financings.

Our finance lawyers work closely with colleagues across the firm’s numerous practice disciplines providing a fully integrated approach to legal representation for our clients. When needed, our lender and borrower clients also benefit from our experience in litigation, bankruptcy, workout, restructuring and foreclosure situations.

Areas of Focus:

  • General commercial lending
  • Asset-based lending
  • Acquisition and leveraged finance
  • Receivables purchase finance
  • Warehouse and repurchase finance transactions
  • Credit enhancement financings
  • Structured finance
  • Subscription lending
  • Art finance
  • Sports lending
  • Real estate finance
  • Debtor-in-possession financings