Our attorneys have handled more than $7 billion in public offerings of asset-backed equity and debt securities. We work with issuers to negotiate all legal aspects of these transactions with necessary parties, including lenders, credit enhancement or surety providers, underwriters and trustees. We are prepared to consider complex tax aspects of these transactions and to provide special opinions on legal matters required in these transactions including -bankruptcy non-consolidation- and -true sale- opinions.
Structured Finance Open for Business
Barnes & Thornburg LLP's attorneys regularly assist clients with structured finance transactions, including on and off balance sheet securitizations and conduit financings of receivables, auto loans, consumer debt, mortgages and other financial instruments. These transactions include public and private offerings (including SEC Rule 144A offerings) of asset-backed securities through special purpose entities, bankruptcy remote vehicles and similar arrangements.
- INSIGHTS & EVENTS