Some of the largest credit fund sponsors rely on Seward & Kissel to advise them on the unique business and legal considerations of credit-focused investment funds. Our partners have extensive experience representing credit-focused fund sponsors, including distressed debt and equity, structured credit, high yield, direct lending, mezzanine and more. We have a comprehensive understanding of the market, trends, and legal and compliance issues affecting credit managers and are able to leverage our deep expertise to provide comprehensive and practical advice to our clients as it relates to all aspects of a credit fund’s business:

Attorneys in our Structured Finance, Finance and Lending, and Restructuring Groups have significant experience with all types of financing arrangements, including:

  • Asset Backed Lending
  • Intercreditor Arrangements
  • Risk Retention Structuring
  • Secured and Unsecured Lending Transactions, including Subscription/Capital Call and Fund of Fund Facilities

  • Senior and Mezzanine Financings
  • Special Situations & Restructuring
  • Structured Finance Transactions and Securitizations, including CLOs
  • Unitrache Financings