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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States
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Partner in Weil’s Banking & Finance Practice. Represents banks and other financial institutions in domestic and cross-border lending transactions, with a focus on acquisition and other event-driven high-grade financings. Also experienced in leveraged cash-flow and asset-based financings, restructurings, and debtor-in-possession and exit financings. Representative clients include Citi, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley.


York University (BA, 1989); College of Law, York (CPE, 1992); College of Law, York (LSF, 1993); University of Virginia (LLM, 2002). Admitted to the New York Bar and a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales.

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United States > Finance > Commercial lending

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A ‘dedicated team with great market knowledge’, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is highly regarded across the market for its acquisition finance practice, which advises lenders and borrowers alike. Operating from New York, the US department is led by Douglas Urquhart  and counts premier investments banks, major private equity companies, and international corporate borrowers among its client base. Daniel Dokos  leads the global practice and assists the firm’s largest borrower clients on complex work including revolving credit facilities. When it comes to lender work, Morgan Bale  is a specialist; in 2021 he was instructed by a number of key investment banks. Heather Viets is another name to note, having built up a strong reputation for advising financial institutions and issuers on banking and securities transactions,