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Dechert LLP
Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6797
United States
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Work Department

Global Finance




Ani Ravi is a partner in Dechert’s global finance practice, focusing on leveraged finance and debt capital markets. Mr. Ravi regularly advises investment banks, institutional investors and commercial banks on a wide range of financing transactions, including debt and equity offerings, mezzanine financings, bank financings, syndicated institutional loans, asset backed loans, tender offers and consent solicitations. Mr. Ravi also has significant experience covering high yield transactions on both the bank and issuer side, as well as traditional bank lending for top financial institutions and sponsor acquisition financing.


  • Columbia University, B.A., 2006
  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 2011, cum laude

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Commercial lending

Straddling the lender and borrower sides of the market, Dechert LLP has a solid debt finance practice that the has an identifiable presence in the middle market, advising on senior credit facilities, first lien/second lien financings, mezzanine debt, and restructurings. The group operates on a cross office basis: Scott M Zimmerman and Jay Alicandri  act from New York;  David Forti and Sarah Gelb operate from the Philadelphia office; and Richard Jones splits his time across both locations. The practice grew further in 2021 with the May arrival of Soo-ah Nah and the addition of Ani Ravi, who joined in September. The pair formerly worked at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP respectively.