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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10153
United States
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Head of Weil’s Global Finance Practice


Head of Weil’s Global Finance Practice. Extensive experience in all areas of bank financing, with a particular focus on acquisition finance and cross-border lending. Represents financial institutions, non-bank lenders and corporate borrowers in connection with leveraged acquisition and recapitalization transactions, syndicated lending, investment grade lending, cash flow lending and asset-based lending, as well as loan restructurings, debtor in possession financings and exit financings. Served on the Firm’s Management Committee from 2008 to 2016.


University of Virginia (JD, 1982); Dartmouth College (AB, 1979).

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United States > Finance > Commercial lending

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Daniel DokosWeil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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,