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Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson PA

Banking & Finance

5 ranked lawyersBand 1North CarolinaUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Impressive expertise in the leveraged lending, private equity and mezzanine finance spaces. Also recognized for its healthy borrower-side practice in the lending space. Broad experience includes advising on high-value syndicated financings and mid-market cash flow lending. Additionally handles a range of transactions including syndicated leasing and management buyouts. Fields notable strength in public finance, serving as bond counsel on billion-dollar financings across the state.

Strengths

One interviewee states: "They are very, very strong in public finance, a leader for public finance in North Carolina. It is a great corporate firm and has really, really good lawyers. It’s a powerhouse practice."

A further source concludes: "Robinson Bradshaw has one of the best North Carolina practices in sophisticated deals for big clients."

Work highlights

Provided counsel on taxable bonds issued by Duke University for the purpose of providing funds for capital projects at Duke University and the advance refunding of multiple series of tax-exempt bonds.

Advised Wells Fargo Securities on a $800 million revolving credit facility provided to Norfolk Southern Corp.

Notable practitioners

Alice Adams counts a number of healthcare institutions and senior living facilities among her client base, who call upon her strong capabilities in bond financing transactions. She also advises healthcare clients on regulatory compliance and governance concerns.
"She's a very, very good lawyer and we enjoy working with her. She executes and runs a deal very, very well."

Allen Robertson combines his role as managing partner of the firm with an active public finance practice, with an excellent reputation for his abilities in bonds work. He is particularly well versed in acting for non-profit healthcare and educational institutions.

Edwin Lucas is a highly experienced public finance lawyer with a wealth of experience advising clients on bond issuances, underwriting matters and wider financing issues. His wide-ranging client base includes a number of governmental and educational organizations.

Peter Buck is a highly respected and deeply experienced corporate and finance attorney who draws from over four decades of experience to advise clients on complex finance matters. His clients include public and private companies, private equity firms and wider borrowers.
"He is very well respected."

Graham Robinson advises financial institutions, private equity firms, investment funds and corporate borrowers on a broad spectrum of lending matters. He also offers expertise in sports law, including commercial agreements and governance issues.
"One of his strengths is how he always keeps negotiations calm and civil. A lot of deals can get intense, but he has a knack of always keeping things even and businesslike."

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North Carolina

Banking & Finance


Peter C Buck
Senior Statespeople
S Graham Robinson
Band 4

Public Finance


Alice P Adams
Band 2
Allen K Robertson
Band 1
Edwin F Lucas
Band 2