Rick Blumen represents lead arrangers, lenders, borrowers, private equity firms, and underwriters, and has served as counsel to Fortune 500 companies and several of the largest U.S. commercial banks and their affiliates in a variety of finance transactions.
These transactions include secured and unsecured syndicated credit facilities, private placements, high-yield debt offerings, acquisition financings, recapitalizations, first- and second-lien loans, mezzanine financings, and pre-petition workouts and restructurings.
Rick’s experience on the lender side ranges from asset-based lending to investment grade, and from rock stars to major airline carriers to portfolio companies of Berkshire Hathaway. He represents publicly traded and private companies, including several portfolio companies of private equity firms, as borrowers and issuers of debt and quasi-debt securities.
His sector experience includes food and beverage, media, aircraft, transportation, retail and consumer services, health care, manufacturing, technology, financial services, and insurance.