Debt Finance

#1 Firm Advising Issuers on Convertible Notes for 2021

Why Cooley

Assist issuers, underwriters/initial purchasers, institutional investors, private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, and placement agents in navigating the full spectrum of debt financing and debt securities transactions

Full range of debt and lease financing services 

Guide clients in structuring loans and developing the appropriate documentation

Necessary experience to tackle the complexities of appropriately structuring debt financing transactions in both US and international cross-border transactions

Closely involved in advising clients on the intricacies of debt instruments in a variety of industries, and experienced in structuring a diverse range of registered public offerings, 144A debt placements (convertible and high-yield bonds) and traditional private placements

Knowledgeable when it comes to alternative deal terms that we counsel our clients to implement in appropriate circumstances

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  • #1 Firm Advising Issuers on Convertible Notes by Number of Transactions (Prospect News Convertibles Daily, 2021)
  • Ranked for Capital Markets: Debt Offerings: Advice to Issuers (The Legal 500 US 2022)
  • Among the top 3 firms advising issuers and underwriters on convertible notes (Prospect News Convertibles Daily, 2019)