Loans to Manufacturing Companies.
Documented and negotiated loans in the amounts of $270 million to $850 million secured by various plastics manufacturing complex in Texas, Louisiana and South Carolina, representing agents for syndicates of Taiwanese banks.
Staffing Company Loan.
Represented a staffing company in connection with a $69 million secured multicurrency loan facility with separate borrowing base loans in the U.S., England and Australia, and the take-out financing of that loan facility.
Theatre Chain Financing.
Represented the borrower in a $435 million loan secured by the assets of a theatre chain.
Documented and negotiated a $250 million asset-based loan to a Real Estate Investment Trust, representing the agent for a syndicate of lenders and taking nine commercial and mixed use real estate properties in Southern California as collateral.
Winery Acquisition Loan.
Represented private equity firm GESD Capital Partners, through its portfolio wine company Ascentia Wine Estates, in a secured, syndicated revolving credit facility in connection with an acquisition of eight wineries located in California, Oregon and Washington, from Constellation Brands.
Represented the Agent for a syndicate of lenders in connection with a $115 million syndicated revolving letter and multicurrency letter of credit facility to one of California's largest wineries, secured by winery assets.
California Winery Financing.
Represented the Agent for a syndicate of lenders in connection with a $800 million syndicated term loan, revolving letter and multicurrency letter of credit facility to one of California’s largest wineries, secured by the stock of operating subsidiaries.
Secured Second Lien Loans.
Documented several fully secured second lien loans, with warrants, to finance the acquisition of various high and low technology companies, representing the subordinated lender group.
Bridge Loan to Acquisition of Biomass Facility.
Represented a lender in connection with a $2.5 million bridge loan during the negotiations for the acquisition of a Biomass energy facility in Hawaii.
Multi-State Wind Power Financing.
Represented a private equity fund in the development financing of wind power royalty assets. The transaction was structured as a multiple draw term loan facility, the proceeds of which were used by the borrower to develop a portfolio of wind projects located across the United States.
Wind Power Development - Hawaii.
Represented one of the largest landowners in Hawaii in connection with negotiating land rights and development agreements for a proposed wind power facility to be developed on the Island of Oahu.
Wind Power Services Agreement.
Represented a private equity fund, as the service provider in the development of wind power facilities in the Western United States through royalty-generating service arrangements.
Solar Power Financing—Commercial.
Represented a private equity fund in financings of solar generating facilities for commercial industrial facilities located in Hawaii and Southern California.
Solar Power Financing—Residential.
Represented a private equity fund in negotiating and structuring a financing facility for residential rooftop solar installations.
Multi-State Wind Power Development.
Represented a private equity fund in the development of over 5,000 MW of wind power facilities in the Western United States through royalty-generating joint venture arrangements.
Represented a major U.S. healthcare provider in the documentation of leases for a variety of medical equipment.
In connection with bankruptcy of Air Canada, negotiated the transfer of ownership of several aircraft from the equity investor to debt investors, documented aircraft trusts, claims trusts, and aircraft management and storage agreements, and negotiated and documented the eventual sale of the aircraft.
In connection with defaults and bankruptcy actions by America West Airlines, represented a group of Japanese lenders in the restructuring of various aircraft leveraged lease transactions.