Bob has represented financial institutions and borrowers in loan transactions all over the United States, as described in more detail within the transaction summary.
Representative Experience
  • General Experience
    • Experience Short

      Syndications/Agent Counsel:

      $110 Million Tax Exempt Bond Financing for Proton Cancer Treatment Center – Served as lead counsel to agent Ohio state bank on $110 million syndicated tax exempt financing to proton cancer treatment center in Tennessee

      $100 Million Syndicated Financing for National Health Care REIT – Served as lead counsel to agent Alabama state bank on $100 million syndicated financing to a national health care Reit

      $80 Million Syndicated Financing for National Behavioral Health Company – Served as lead counsel to agent Ohio state bank on $80 million syndicated financing to national behavioral health company with real property collateral in five states

      $45 Million Syndicated Financing for Multi State Youth and Adult Foster and Related Services Placement Firm – Served as lead counsel to agent national bank on $45 million financing related to an ESOP buyout for a multi state youth and adult foster and related services placement firm

      Syndications/Syndicate Lender Counsel:

      $1.27 Billion Syndicated Financing to National Outpatient Surgery Center Company – Represented syndicate national lender in connection with its acquisition of a portion of $1.27 billion syndicated financing to national outpatient surgery center company

      $750 Million Syndicated Financing to National Health Care REIT – Represented syndicate national lender in connection with its acquisition of a portion of $750 million syndicated financing to national health care REIT

      $650 Million Syndicated Financing to National Home Health Care Company – Represented syndicate national lender in connection with its acquisition of a portion of $650 million syndicated financing to national home health care company

      Participations:

      $45 Million Term and Revolving Credit Facility to Largest Nursing Home Operator in Alabama – Served as lead counsel to lead Alabama state bank lender on $45 million facility with national bank participant to the largest nursing home operator in Alabama

      $32.3 Million Term Facility for Dollar General Stores – Served as lead counsel to lead Tennessee state bank lender on $32.3 million term facility with six Tennessee state bank participants for Dollar General facility financings in eight states

      $30 Million Tax Exempt Facility for Tennessee hospital - Served as lead counsel to lead national bank lender on $30 million tax exempt facility with a Tennessee state bank participant for a Tennessee hospital

      Health Care Financing (sample single bank transactions in addition to syndications and participations referenced above, which are largely healthcare related):

      $60 Million Facility to Regional Nursing Home Operator – Served as lead counsel to Alabama state bank on $60 million nursing home financing for approximately 15 nursing homes in Alabama and Florida

      $30 Million Term and Revolving Credit Facility to National Ambulatory Surgery and In Vitro Fertilization Laboratory Company – Served as lead counsel to Ohio state bank in connection with $30 million in facilities to national ambulatory surgery and in vitro fertilization laboratory company.

      $25 Million Financing to Regional Hospital Group – Served as lead counsel to Alabama state bank on $25 million financing to regional hospital group in Los Angeles, CA.

      $13.6 Million Term Facility for Medical Office Building – Served as lead counsel to national bank on $13.6 million financing for a medical office building in Indiana

      Commercial Real Estate:

      $25 Million Commercial Building Refinancing – Served as lead counsel to national bank on $25 million refinance of a commercial building in Nashville, TN with over 50 commercial tenants; representation included lease review and SNDA preparation and negotiation for all leases

      $25 Million Residential Condominium Construction Loan – Served as lead counsel to Tennessee state bank on $25 million residential condominium development in Nashville, TN, along with subsequent workout thereof

      $16 million Hotel Construction Loan – Served as lead counsel to Tennessee state bank on $16 million hotel construction loan in Knoxville, TN.

      Lead Counsel to Tennessee State Bank Commercial Real Estate Group – Served as lead counsel to Tennessee state bank since 2002 on close to 200 commercial real estate finance transactions ranging in amount from $1 million to $25 million

      Asset Based Financing:

      $111 Million Syndicated Credit Facility to National Skilled Nursing Home Operator – Represented a syndicate national lender in connection with $111 million asset based credit facility to national skilled nursing home operator.

      $58 Million Single Bank Credit Facility to Regional Equipment and Document Solutions Company – Represented Alabama state bank in connection with single bank $58 million asset based facility to regional equipment and document solutions company.

      $16 Million Participated Credit Facility to Regional Behavioral Center Management Company – Represented lead Tennessee state bank in connection with participated $16 million asset based facility to regional behavioral center management company

      $12 Million Single Bank Credit Facility to Regional Grocery Distribution Company – Represented Tennessee state bank in connection with single bank $12 asset based facility to regional grocery distribution company

      Tax Exempt Financing (sample single bank transactions in addition to syndications and participations referenced above, which include tax exempt financings):

      $44 Million Tax Exempt Financing for Tennessee Regional Hospital – Served as co-counsel to national bank on a $44 million tax exempt financing to regional hospital in Tennessee.

      $8.5 Million Tax Exempt Financing for South Carolina Regional Hospital – Served as co-counsel to Alabama state bank on a $8.5 million tax exempt financing to regional hospital in South Carolina.

      General Bank Representation

      General Counsel to $1 Billion Tennessee State, Fed Member Bank – Manage relationship for firm, which serves as general counsel to $1 billion Tennessee state, Fed member bank, which representation including corporate, securities, M&A, real property, regulatory, employment, general litigation, and transactional

      Commercial Loan Form Preparation – Have served as lead counsel to two national banks and one Tennessee state bank in connection with drafting forms for commercial lending transactions in Tennessee