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Commercial Finance

Lawyers in the Commercial Finance practice represent lenders, trustees, and borrowers in secured and unsecured financing of all types of commercial real estate and corporate financing, including:

  • business credit transactions
  • secured and unsecured loan transactions
  • revolving lines of credit
  • term loans
  • asset based lending
  • mortgage loans
  • leasehold mortgages
  • equipment leasing
  • non-standard collateral financing
  • general obligation, industrial revenue and tax increments financing
  • debt restructures, workouts and other post default transactions

Our clients include national, regional, and local lending institutions, including banks, insurance companies, leasing companies, finance companies, hedge funds, and other independent non-regulated entities, various state and local governmental entities and agencies, indenture trustees, retailers, manufacturers, hospitals and other health care providers, real estate developers and other business entities.

Experience

Private Equity & Mezzanine Finance
Pre-Development Financing of the Motion Picture entitled "Sin City 2"
Other
$28+ Million Customized Secured Lender Environmental Insurance Policy Permits National Bank to Close Construction Loan
$4.5 Million Asset-Based Line of Credit
Closing of Commercial Real Estate Mezzanine Loan Originations
Closing of Commercial Real Estate Mezzanine Financing Loan Origination
Finance and Development Counsel for New York City Developers and Investors
$26 Million Former G. Fox Building
$65,000,000 Structured Financing
Restructure of Company's Existing Obligations
Represented leading global commercial bank in $450 million loan facility to global manufacturer of engineered products
Subleasing of Commercial Space in Stamford, CT Office Towers
$400,000,000 Project Financing for Fortune 500 Company
Represented leading mezzanine investor in $7.5 million senior subordinated debt investment and $2.5 million preferred equity investment in aerospace and life support company
Several Hundred Million Dollars Financing for 40 Rail Cars
Workout and Restructuring Obligations of a Commercial Printer
$1,000,000,000 Repurchase Arrangement
General Outside Counsel for Major Equipment Financing Company
$9,500,000 Loan to Investment Management Company Officers for Company Stock Purchase
$55,000,000 Loan Facilities to an Art Gallery and an Art Investment Fund
Restructuring of Mortgage Loans on Four Contiguous Properties
$42,000,000 Financing of National Furniture Distributor
Closing of Secondary Market Commercial Real Estate Mortgage Loan Acquisition
Steering Committee for Multi-Lender Workout of Obligations
Closing of Secondary Market Commercial Real Estate Mezzanine Loan Acquisition
Structuring and Negotiation of Master Lease for the Development of University Housing in Downtown Stamford, CT
Represented leading mezzanine investor in $5.5 million senior subordinated debt investment and $2.5 million preferred equity investment in defense and railroad manufacturing company
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