Chris’s practice focuses on structuring corporate finance transactions, including secured debt, asset-backed and inventory loans, equipment financing, mezzanine debt, unsecured or subordinated debt and convertible debt instruments. Chris began his career in the Business, Finance, and Restructuring group of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York, and after returning to his California roots, Chris practiced as a structured finance attorney at Latham & Watkins LLP in Los Angeles. He is presently admitted to practice in New York, California and Nebraska.
Chris is also the Managing Partner of Sipadan Capital, an investment fund based in New York that deploys capital in the emerging growth space. His role as an investor allows Chris to provide his issuer clients a unique perspective when structuring and executing financing transactions.