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  • Represented lenders (both in an agency and non-agency capacity) on asset-based and quasi-asset based transactions, involving borrowers in the manufacturing, chemical, consumer, health care, financial, technology and agricultural business, in transactions ranging from $5 million to $300 million.
  • Represented agent bank in syndication of an unsecured revolving credit facility to a public company (and foreign borrower subsidiaries) in excess of $1.75 billion.
  • Represented agent bank in syndication of a $500 million credit facility to a public company with alternate currency sublimits and foreign borrowers and guarantors located in more than 10 different countries.
  • Represented lenders in correspondent banking transactions worth over $300 million.
  • Represented the administrative agent in a $115 million secured syndicated senior credit facility involving a technology borrower.
  • Represented a specialty chemical manufacturer in negotiation of a $85 million first lien and second lien credit facilities involving institutional investors.
  • Represented agent bank in a syndication of an $85 million senior secured facility involving taking security interests in aircraft, fractional ownership interests and aircraft inventory.
  • Represented equipment lessors in multiple transactions involving renewable energy collateral located in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Selected for inclusion in The Banking Lawyers as the exclusively recommended attorney in Ohio for 2023
  • Selected for inclusion in IFLR 1000, 2019 to 2023
  • Selected for inclusion in Lawyers of Color’s Nation’s Best 2020
  • Selected to the Ohio Rising Stars list
  • Selected for inclusion in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Banking & Finance, Ohio, 2008 to present
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© since 2012 for Banking and Finance Law and Commercial Finance Law; named the Best Lawyers® 2023 Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Cleveland

Community Activities

  • Advisory Board Member of Facing History and Ourselves, 2013 to present
  • Board Member of The Commission on Economic Inclusion, a program of the Greater Cleveland Partnership, 2015 to present

Professional Activities

  • Cornell Alumni Association Network Ambassador, 2006 to present


  • Cornell University Law School, J.D., 2000
  • Cornell University, B.A., 1996,
    with distinction

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • New York


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  • Spanish