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McGuireWoods LLP
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1230 PEACHTREE STREET, N.E. SUITE 2100
ATLANTA, GA 30309-3534
United States

Career

Chris Molen specializes in financial transactions. With extensive experience in the financing of mergers and acquisitions, dividend recaps, cross-border financings, leveraged finance and asset-based finance, Chris works with national banks, finance companies, alternative lenders, hedge funds and corporate borrowers on secured and unsecured lending matters. He has particular experience with transactions for the healthcare, pharmaceuticals, media, communications, technology, retail and manufacturing industries. He also advises clients concerning debt restructurings, workouts and bankruptcy matters.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Commercial lending

McGuireWoods LLP has one of the busiest lender-side practices in the US, primarily due to its longstanding relationships with key banking clients Wells Fargo and Bank of America. The firm is particularly noteworthy for its standing in the Charlotte market; Erick Burk and debt finance lead Kevin McGinnis are both based in the region and regularly advise on syndicated deals across numerous industry sectors. Outside of Charlotte, the group has a presence in Los Angeles through Hamid Namazie and Atlanta thanks to Chris Molen. In addition to its lender work, the department is developing a capable borrower practice that handles acquisition financing.