Jamie Class is a special counsel who advises clients in structuring, negotiating and closing debt financing transactions and restructurings. Ms. Class has more than 20 years’ experience representing US and global clients as issuers of and investors in debt instruments in a broad variety of debt financing and restructuring transactions. Over the last year, Jamie represented clients in closing transactions aggregating in excess of $2.0 billion.
Ms. Class is skilled at working with multiple parties to close syndicated secured and unsecured credit facilities, private placements and public offerings of securities, second lien notes, tender offers, exchange offers, consent solicitations, project finance transactions, tax exempt bond financings, acquisition financings, venture debt and convertible notes, and mezzanine financings. Jamie represents clients in debt restructurings, out of court work-outs, the negotiation of intercreditor and subordination arrangements, and bankruptcy matters, including the purchase and sale of distressed assets and debtor in possession financings.
Ms. Class represents clients in a range of other commercial transactions, including derivatives transactions, receivables sales, commercial law matters, letters of credits and other credit support arrangements. Ms. Class is an authority on lien and collateral matters, cross border pledge and acquisition financing transactions and complex debt matters. She also counsels clients on general corporate law matters.
Ms. Class works with clients in a range of industries, including financial services, real estate investment, biotechnology, high tech, emerging energy technology, healthcare, retail and manufacturing.