Kilpatrick Townsend’s Commercial Finance Team brings extensive experience in representing banks and other commercial lenders and borrowers (public and non-public, domestic and international companies) in complex commercial financing transactions, debt restructurings and work-outs. Our practice spans a broad range of industries — including agriculture, business services, energy, food and beverage, gaming, healthcare, manufacturing, media and telecommunications, mining, real estate, retail, and transportation — giving us a thorough knowledge and understanding of our clients’ businesses and industries. Our experience includes asset-based lending, syndicated lending, mezzanine lending, first lien/second lien financings, real estate lending, SBIC financings, dividend recapitalization financings, equipment leasing, letters of credit, asset securitizations, acquisition financings, bridge loan facilities, and note purchase transactions. Moreover, we regularly work with our Native American Affairs Practice Group in representing tribes in financing transactions, including gaming facilities and tax-exempt financings.

Additionally, our Corporate Team members have vast experience handling public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, including representing companies and investment banking firms in initial and follow-on public offerings of equity and debt and in Rule 144A and traditional private placement transactions.

Commercial Finance

Experience Highlights

Multi-currency syndicated senior revolving credit facility for provider of information solutions
Representation of publicly held provider of information solutions, as borrower, in connection with $500 million multi-currency syndicated senior more
$200 million in syndicated bank loan facilities to an agricultural cooperative
Represented a bank, as lead arranger and administrative agent, in connection with over $200 million in syndicated bank loan facilities provided to an more
Financing of acquisition made by Reynolds American
Represented Reynolds American Inc. in obtaining $2.1 billion of credit facilities to finance its acquisition of the Conwood Company. more
$1.55 billion corporate bond offering for Reynolds American Inc.
Represented Reynolds American Inc., holding company for tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company and American Snuff Company, LLC, in its more

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