Global Debt Finance > Commercial Finance

Akin Gump advises companies, private equity and hedge funds, banks and institutional lenders, export credit agencies, development finance institutions, Islamic finance institutions, and lessors and lessees in their financing activities in international and domestic syndicated loan, debt and capital markets.

We are at the center of many of the market’s most innovative transactions. Our multidisciplinary team has advised on precedent-setting financings, acquisition and asset financings, special situations investments, workouts and restructurings in the U.S., the U.K. and throughout EMEA

Akin Gump lawyers have deep experience advising under the laws of the world’s most important commercial finance jurisdictions, including New York, Texas, California, English and Russian laws.

We frequently advise on complex financing transactions including:

  • acquisition finance
  • asset-based (ABL)
  • bridge loans
  • dividend recapitalizations
  • intercreditor arrangements
  • letters of credit
  • mezzanine financings
  • receivables financing
  • syndicated loans
  • term and revolving loans
  • working capital loans
  • securitizations

In the first half of 2016, Akin Gump was named among the most active firms on specialty financings by SNL Financial.