The members of Katten’s Commercial Finance practice represent creditors and debtors in complex finance transactions, providing sophisticated, practical, cutting-edge, creative and seasoned counsel to banks, finance companies, funds, structured investment vehicles, and public and private businesses. The group is recognized consistently for the breadth and depth of its experience and institutional knowledge, as well as for its diverse clientele, market awareness and exposure, and commercial approach. Clients include lead arrangers, administrative agents, secured and unsecured creditors, proprietary lenders, junior capital providers and borrowers.
The Commercial Finance team works closely with our firm’s other practices to provide well-rounded, informed analyses of issues that affect the lending industry, from tax and health care regulatory matters to developments in bankruptcy laws and creditors’ rights. We partner with our private equity, health care, tax, ERISA, labor, securities and real estate colleagues to develop individualized strategies to meet our clients' unique business objectives, while advising clients throughout all facets of deals.
We counsel clients on a wide range of financings, including:
With notable experience representing various parties throughout the capital structure spectrum and in negotiating intercreditor and subordination arrangements, Katten’s Commercial Finance team provides insightful and unrivaled counsel on structurally complex deals.