$15 Million Bond Financing for Charter School

Palm Bay Academy

Representation of Palm Bay Academy in a $15 million bond financing for its elementary and middle schools. The financing serves as a refinancing of two existing bond issuances completed in 2006 and 2007 prior to the "Great Recession" that destroyed significant areas of the Florida economy. Negotiated the restructuring of its existing bond facilities, which provide the school with an opportunity to restart its growth efforts. The bonds are held by some of the largest institutional bondholders in the country.

Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
Representation of an energy company in its $9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of another energy company, resulting in the creation of the largest utility holding company in the United States.
Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...