Cathy Hood represents issuers, underwriters and institutional investors in a wide variety of public and private securities offerings. She has extensive experience in financings for public utility and competitive energy company issuers.
Cathy works on the full range of debt and equity offerings, including offerings of first mortgage and collateral trust bonds, unsecured notes, tax-exempt debt, high-yield debt, hybrid securities, equity units, capital markets offerings for projects and specialty retail products, as well as traditional common and preferred equity. She also advises borrowers and lenders in commercial lending transactions. Her practice involves substantial utility mortgage and indenture work, asset-based finance work, general corporate counseling, advice as to disclosure and compliance under the federal securities laws and corporate and financial restructuring advice.