Samantha J. Gleit specializes in finance and lending transactions, with a focus on acquisition finance, private equity and investment funds, alternative capital, debt capital markets, healthcare finance, asset based finance, insolvency/restructuring and media/telecommunications practices.
Samantha represents financial institutions, public and private companies, private equity funds, sponsors, borrowers and arrangers in leveraged buyout transactions; securitizations; domestic and cross-border debt financings; first and second lien financings; unitranche and mezzanine financings; acquisition financings; investment grade financings; workouts and restructurings; general corporate governance and securities matters; and other corporate transactions.
Samantha is an officer of the International Bar Association and serves as Vice Chair of the Insolvency Section Creditors’ Rights Committee. In 2013, Samantha received a scholarship from the International Bar Association for her winning article, Law Firm Expansion and Dissolution, including an invitation to attend the IBA’s annual conference.
King & Spalding brings together more than 100 finance lawyers located in offices across the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East to represent lenders, investors, funds and borrowers in the full range of secured and unsecured financings. Over the past three years, we closed approximately 600 finance transactions for our clients, amounting to $165 billion in aggregate financing.
J.D., Fordham University School of Law
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York