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Morrison & Foerster LLP

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Recently opened financing practice offering strong lender representation across a variety of transactions in the tech and life sciences sectors. Frequently advises lenders in loans to venture capital-backed corporates in particular. Further noted for cross-border capabilities. Often oversees sophisticated capital call facility and subscription credit facility transactions for traditional lending institutions.

Strengths

"They are highly commercial and responsive," reports one client, who also appreciates the team's "unique understanding of our business."

Another says: "It's an outstanding group of financing attorneys that has a deep understanding of our temperament, tolerances and style and adapts accordingly."

Work highlights

Represented an international lender regarding a $200 million capital call facility with a Cayman Islands private equity fund investing in the technology sector.

Notable practitioners

David Ephraim advises lenders in fund, mezzanine and acquisition financings among other facilities. He is particularly noted for his cross-border work and also serves as managing partner of the firm's Boston office.
"David has established himself as a business partner rather than a service provider. His approach to looking after our interests and taking care of our employees is the type of service and relationship we aspire to deliver to our own clients." "He is highly commercial, and has excellent judgment and knowledge of best practice." 

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Banking & Finance Department

Morrison & Foerster LLP

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John Hancock Tower

200 Clarendon Street, Floor 20

Boston

Massachusetts

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02116

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David A Ephraim
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