Our Practice Groups

Commercial Lending & Finance

  • Represented HSBC Bank USA, N.A., in various financing transactions, including first and second lien financings, term loans, revolving loans and convertible loans

  • Represented AEA Investors LLC in numerous mezzanine financings

  • Represented a portfolio company of a private equity firm in a $230,000,000 first lien credit facility and a $50,000,000 second lien credit facility incurred in connection with an acquisition

  • Represented a private equity firm in a $120,000,000 first lien revolving credit facility and a $50,000,000 second lien term loan facility incurred in connection with the acquisition of a transportation and logistics company 
  • Represented a manufacturer and distributor of cosmetics in a $60,000,000 revolving credit facility
  • Represented a mezzanine debt fund in a $35,000,000 mezzanine loan facility (including a $10 million delayed-draw term loan facility) provided in connection with a private equity firm's acquisition of a regional wholesale food distributor

  • Represented a private equity firm in a first lien term loan facility and a second lien term loan facility incurred in connection with the acquisition of a global fitness club franchisor
  • Represented a private equity firm in a senior credit facility incurred in connection with an investment in a cosmetics and skincare products company
  • Represented various funds sponsored by Praesidian Capital in numerous secured financing transactions

  • Advised on the senior secured financing of Pattco, Inc., a flatbread manufacturer, in connection with its acquisition by North Castle Partners

  • Represented Bank of America in various commercial lending transactions, as well as in loans to high net worth individuals

  • Represented a hedge fund in a senior secured loan facility provided to a U.S. manufacturer of food processing and packaging equipment in connection with its acquisition of a U.K. manufacturer of food processing and packaging equipment

  • Represented a manufacturer of pressure-sensitive film products in a senior secured credit facility for the financing of its capital expenditures and for working capital requirements

  • Represented BCA Mezzanine Fund in various mezzanine lending transactions

  • Represented a private investment fund in a second lien mezzanine credit facility provided in connection with the acquisition of a manufacturer of specialty pet products

  • Represented a private equity firm in a senior secured credit facility incurred in connection with the acquisition of a manufacturer of aerospace components

  • Represented Pennant Park in connection with its mezzanine debt financings
  • Senior and mezzanine debt financing of Elyria Foundry Company LLC in connection with its acquisition by Silverhawk Capital Partners

  • Represented a lead agent bank in connection with a $110,000,000 senior secured credit facility provided to a law firm for the financing of its leasehold improvements and other general corporate and working capital requirements

  • Represented a private investment firm in a first lien credit facility and a second lien mezzanine credit facility incurred in connection with the acquisition of a provider of inventory self-scanning services

  • Represented a digital scanning technologies company in connection with a senior secured credit facility to fund working capital and capital expenditure requirements

  • Represented a mezzanine debt fund in a mezzanine loan facility provided in connection with a pest control company’s acquisition of a competitor

  • Represented a hedge fund in a senior secured loan facility provided to a manufacturer of medical devices for the financing of its working capital and other general corporate requirements

  • Represented a private equity fund in connection with a $100,000,000 revolving credit facility secured by limited partner commitments

  • Represented Africa Israel USA in connection with the restructuring of debt related to the Apthorp residential apartment building in New York City
  • Represented a private equity firm in a $82,750,000 first lien credit facility and a $24,250,000 second lien credit facility incurred in connection with the acquisition of a provider of IT and business skills training

  • Numerous other representations of leveraged buy-out and private equity funds in connection with financings relating to acquisitions and restructurings