Representing a multinational organization in establishment of an emerging markets debt fund.
Representing a Native American Indian tribe in connection with an $85 million secured credit facility.
Representing the sponsor in private placements of equity interests in several securitizations.
Representing parties in civil litigation and government enforcement matters arising from pre-crisis CDOs.
Representing the sponsor in several registered offerings and Rule 144A offerings of asset-backed securities backed by consumer automobile loan and lease receivables and backed by dealer floor plan receivables.
Representing private equity fund in warehouse financing of marketplace loan portfolios.
Representing the sponsor in a $280 million residential solar loan warehouse facility
Representing a clean energy private equity fund in relation to financing activities.
Representing the lender in a $35 million facility to a solar energy finance company to fund certain installer advances.
Representing a maritime company in a ship financing transaction.
Representing several aircraft leasing companies in Rule 144a offerings of asset-backed securities backed by aircraft lease portfolios.
Representing the arranger in several CLO transactions and related warehousing transactions.
Representing a financial services company as special derivatives counsel in connection with the sale of a structured products subsidiary.
Representing a financial institution in connection with several total return swap transactions referencing portfolios of life settlement policies.
Representing an electronics manufacturer in connection with a secured subordinated loan to an undersea cable operator in connection with seller financing arrangements.
Representing a manufacturing company in connection with corporate and aset-backed commercial paper programs
Representing the structuring agent and senior secured lenders to PK Air 1 LP, a US$3.6 billion actively managed commercial aviation CLO that closed in December 2019. This transaction involved a $2.4 billion senior secured revolving facility and $1.2 billion of Rule 144A eligible indenture securities. The transaction won the “Deal of the Year” award at the 2020 Airline Economics Growth Frontiers Aviation 100 Awards was named the “Bank Loan Deal of the Year” in the 2019 AirFinance Journal Awards.
Representing the indenture trustee in several corporate bond offerings under NY indentures by issuers controlled by PRC entities.
Representing lessors and lessees in commercial aircraft finance
Representing an international materials manufacturing company in a US$500 million high-yield bond offering.
Representing an international materials manufacturing company in a US$1.7 billion guaranteed term loan B and revolving credit facility.
Representing the hedge providers and collateral agent in relation to a $1 billion financing to an infrastructure fund.
Advising foreign banks in connection with US swaps regulatory and transactional issues
Representing financial services companies and banking entities Volcker Rule compliance.
Advising a student loan services company in connection with securitization of fees.
Represented U.S. investment managers in catastrophic bonds and other insurance linked securities.
Advising servicer and trustee in several securitizations of residential and commercial mortgage loans.
Representing Korean financial institution in litigation against the Lehman estate relating to pre-crisis CDO flip clauses.
Representing a money-center bank in establishing a REMIC exchange programs with Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and Ginnie Mae
Representing a Canadian Corporation in connection with a Rule 144A offering of US$55 million of senior unsecured notes.
Represented an international bank in connection with a managed total return swap facility referencing a portfolio of commercial loans sold by the total return receiver to a special purpose entity.
Representing energy company and offtakers in energy and environmental swaps and in Dodd-Frank Title VII regulatory issues affecting synthetic power purpose agreements.
Representing fund advisers in connection with commodity pool operator regulations, including characterization of Title VII instruments as swaps or other types of instruments.
Representing a retail company in a synthetic lease transaction involving its fleet of 6 corporate jet aircraft.
Representing a pension plan as lender in a multi-CLO risk retention facility.
Representing several mutual funds in negotiation of credit facilities and intercreditor arrangements designed to comply with the “single security” rules of Section 18 of the Investment Company Act.
Representing the indenture trustee in bondholder litigation involving several bond indentures.
Representing the collateral manager in a $364 million refinancing of a CLO.
Advising an energy company in Trust Indenture Act issues relating to an exchange offer.
Representing a Brazilian Bank in connection with an umbrella corporate guarantee.
Representing indenture trustees, statutory trustees and trustees of New York common law trusts in several transactions backed by marketplace loans, automobile receivables and mortgages
Representing the underwriters in the New York City tax lien securitization program.
Representing a Japanese investment bank in commercial loan repackaging transactions
Representing a US media company in a US$30 million revolving credit facility.
Representing a West Coast media company in connection with the amendment and restatement of a $70 million first lien credit facility and a $45 million second lien credit facility.
Representing a US media company in a US$255 million senior secured second-lien notes offering.
Dodd-Frank swaps regulatory compliance
Representing end-users in documenting and negotiating standard swap documents including schedules, credit support annexes and master confirmations for a variety of bespoke equity and credit derivatives transactions.
Representing a bottling and beverage distribution company in connection with a Rule 144A offering of $120 million principal amount of Rule 144A high-yield bonds.
Advising ICO sponsor on securities and commodity law issues related to offerings and exchange listings of digital cryptocurrency tokens.
Representing several registered investment companies in repackaging of $2 billion notional amount of COOFs and RMOFs, representing interest-only strips of the guaranteed position of SBA Section 7 loans.