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Nelson Mullins is continuing to monitor developments related to COVID-19, including guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and various federal, state, and local government authorities. The firm is taking appropriate precautionary actions and has implemented plans to ensure the continuation of all firm services to clients from both in office and remote work arrangements across our 25 offices. 

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Experience

Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.

Specialty Finance – Restaurant Industry and Convenience and Gas Industry

  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and lender in the amendment and restatement of senior credit facilities consisting of a $29.5 million term loan, a $12.6 million term loan and $10 million development loan secured by 103 quick service restaurants in Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia
  • Represented national lender as administrative agent in the amendment and restatement of senior credit facilities consisting of a $40 million term loan, a $2.8 million term loan, a $2 million revolving loan, and a $6 million development loan secured by 128 quick service restaurants in Florida, Mississippi, Georgia, Alabama, and Louisiana
  • Represented national lender as in a $15 million term loan and a $.35 million revolving loan secured by 16 quick service restaurants in Florida, Georgia, and Virginia
  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and lender in the refinance of a $38.1 million term loan, $10 million reducing revolving loan, $1.5 million revolving loan, $8 million development loan, and $2 million capital expenditure loan secured by 20 convenience and gas stations in Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri and Ohio
  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and Lead Arranger in the refinance of a $34 million term loan, $13.5 million term loan, $9.7 million revolving loan, and $1.8 million development loan secured by over 100 convenience and gas stations in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island
  • Represented hedge fund as Administrative Agent and lender in a $37 million bankruptcy exit financing transaction secured by (i) 46 properties, including 43 convenience and gas stations in Colorado and Nebraska, and (ii) a pledge of equity interests in the borrowing entities
  • Represented national lender in a $22.8 million term loan, $3 million revolving loan, and $2.2 million capital expenditure loan secured by 64 convenience and gas stations in Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania

Other Senior Loan Origination

  • $4.4 billion credit facility to payments processor
  • $50 million secured revolving credit facility to alarm services company 
  • $20 million secured senior term  facility to marine accessories distributor

Mezzanine Financing

  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $55 million mezzanine loan to nutritional supplement manufacturer/distributor
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $30 million mezzanine loan to consumer products manufacturing company
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $20 million secured mezzanine loan with warrant kicker to marine accessories distributor
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $9.1 million secured mezzanine loan to industrial products manufacturer
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $7.25 million secured mezzanine loan facility with an equity co-invest to a food ingredients distributor

We regularly assist traditional and non-traditional lenders and borrowers with a variety of lending platforms, including

  • Asset based lending
  • Senior and mezzanine financing
  • Specialty finance – restaurant industry and convenience and gas industries
  • Commercial and industrial lending
  • SPV transactions lending on various pools of assets
  • Syndicated credit facilities

Interdisciplinary team and collaborative approach

  • Seasoned tax, ERISA, regulatory, employment, real estate and mergers and acquisitions practitioners
  • Ability to draw upon 800+ attorneys and professionals across the Firm’s platform
  • Former in-house counsel and chief compliance officer for large fund managers
  • Former SEC regulator

Our attorneys provide business-minded, fund-specific perspectives and drive incisive, solutions-oriented legal strategy.

Our clients span the financial services sector

  • National, regional and local banks
  • Investment banks
  • SBICs
  • BDCs
  • Hedge funds
  • Life insurance companies
  • Other non-bank financial institutions

Our commercial and syndicated lending services help you

  • Lead transactions and close syndicate and sole-bank commercial loan transactions
    • “Club” deals and widely syndicated credit facilities
    • Structure transactions for a broad range of loans, including C&I loans, ABL, leveraged acquisition and recapitalization transactions, mezzanine loans, and other complex commercial transactions
    • Negotiate intercreditor agreements and participation agreements
    • Collateral units in multiple jurisdictions
  • Structure term sheets, credit facilities, and related loan documents, including
    • Mandate, commitment, and fee letters
    • Incremental facilities with “most favored nation” pricing provisions
    • Development loans with and without traditional construction monitoring
    • Covenant “lite” transactions
    • Borrowing base with receivables and/or inventory
    • Reducing revolvers
    • Letters of credit
  • Navigate regulatory requirements and compliance issues associated with banking regulations regarding loan originations and leveraged finance transactions
  • Represent borrowers in connection with any lending transaction of any size

Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.

Specialty Finance – Restaurant Industry and Convenience and Gas Industry

  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and lender in the amendment and restatement of senior credit facilities consisting of a $29.5 million term loan, a $12.6 million term loan and $10 million development loan secured by 103 quick service restaurants in Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia
  • Represented national lender as administrative agent in the amendment and restatement of senior credit facilities consisting of a $40 million term loan, a $2.8 million term loan, a $2 million revolving loan, and a $6 million development loan secured by 128 quick service restaurants in Florida, Mississippi, Georgia, Alabama, and Louisiana
  • Represented national lender as in a $15 million term loan and a $.35 million revolving loan secured by 16 quick service restaurants in Florida, Georgia, and Virginia
  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and lender in the refinance of a $38.1 million term loan, $10 million reducing revolving loan, $1.5 million revolving loan, $8 million development loan, and $2 million capital expenditure loan secured by 20 convenience and gas stations in Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri and Ohio
  • Represented national lender as Administrative Agent and Lead Arranger in the refinance of a $34 million term loan, $13.5 million term loan, $9.7 million revolving loan, and $1.8 million development loan secured by over 100 convenience and gas stations in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island
  • Represented hedge fund as Administrative Agent and lender in a $37 million bankruptcy exit financing transaction secured by (i) 46 properties, including 43 convenience and gas stations in Colorado and Nebraska, and (ii) a pledge of equity interests in the borrowing entities
  • Represented national lender in a $22.8 million term loan, $3 million revolving loan, and $2.2 million capital expenditure loan secured by 64 convenience and gas stations in Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania

Other Senior Loan Origination

  • $4.4 billion credit facility to payments processor
  • $50 million secured revolving credit facility to alarm services company 
  • $20 million secured senior term  facility to marine accessories distributor

Mezzanine Financing

  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $55 million mezzanine loan to nutritional supplement manufacturer/distributor
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $30 million mezzanine loan to consumer products manufacturing company
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $20 million secured mezzanine loan with warrant kicker to marine accessories distributor
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $9.1 million secured mezzanine loan to industrial products manufacturer
  • Represented mezzanine lender in a $7.25 million secured mezzanine loan facility with an equity co-invest to a food ingredients distributor
  • Knowledge of current market trends
  • Dedicated transaction teams
  • Industry relationships
  • Competitive rates and budget predictability
  • Multi-disciplinary approach

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