This Chicago Booth networking event brings together finance industry professionals that work in Leveraged Finance, Corporate Lending, Fixed Income Sales/Trading and Debt Restructuring. Cash bar but Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has sponsored appetizers.
Location: Grand Central Oyster Bar
Tuesday, June 5th
6:30PM to 9:30PM
Location: Grand Central Oyster Bar in Grand Central Train Station, lower level near food court, www.oysterbarny.com, 89 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10168
No cost and no dress code. Just show up to network.
6:30 PM-9:30 PM: Open Networking and Cash Bar
Sponsor: Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is a full-service global law firm, with more than 1,100 lawyers in 17 offices worldwide, including New York, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Dallas, Denver, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Orange County, Century City, Paris, London, Munich, Brussels, Dubai, São Paulo, Hong Kong and Singapore. We are recognized for excellence in legal services, and our lawyers routinely represent clients in their most complex and high-profile transactions and litigations in the world.
Gibson Dunn's corporate attorneys have experience with virtually every type of corporate and commercial transaction. Regardless of a client's size, we take the collective expertise we have gained from handling the most complex transactions for the world's pre-eminent companies and make that expertise available to every client. Our corporate transactions practice encompasses several practice groups that work together seamlessly to provide the expertise needed on any transaction. We have extensive experience in all types of complex corporate transactions, including mergers of public and private companies, divestitures and spin-offs, equity and debt offerings, structured financings, fund formation, tax counseling, securities and corporate governance, restructurings and acquisitions out of bankruptcy, leveraged buyouts and private equity investments, strategic investments and joint ventures, special committee representations, and cross-border transactions. Corporate Board Member magazine ranks Gibson Dunn in the Top 10 Law Firms nationally by general counsel at major corporations when asked which firms they would most want to represent their companies on national matters.
Eric Wise, the Gibson Dunn finance lawyer who has helped to sponsor this event, is a partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of the firm's Business Restructuring and Reorganization, and Global Finance Practice Groups. Mr. Wise represents lender and bondholder groups, financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity funds and corporate borrowers in complex restructuring and lending transactions. He has significant experience in complex special situations financing transactions, involving financial institutions and corporate borrowers in second lien and subordinated financings, mezzanine structures, debtor-in-possession financings, chapter 11 exit financings, recapitalizations, restructurings, work-outs and distressed debt purchases and sales. Mr. Wise also leads agent bank representations and restructurings, including cross-border and multi-currency transactions, real estate financings, asset-based financings, leveraged acquisition financings and bank and bond/bridge CMBS financings.