Provided by Glen Lim
In the highly competitive world of leveraged finance, Glen Lim makes winners of both lenders and borrowers. Representing direct lenders, banks and other lending institutions as well as private equity firms and operating companies in financing transactions, his knowledge of the state of the market – including current terms being offered by others in the financing space – gives his clients an edge. Ultimately, he reaches balanced deals that benefit all parties.
Having completed financings in the large-cap space down to the lower middle market, Glen has valuable insight into each party's perspective in virtually all of his deals. He has represented direct lenders and bulge-bracket investment banks as well as top-tier private equity sponsors, independent sponsors and various operating companies. His varied practice also includes international financings and those outside the acquisition context.
Financing transactions often require the ability to strike the right balance between a host of competing interests, including the need to find solutions effectively and efficiently. Glen's broad experience in the area allows him to balance the critical relationship between lender and borrower. This helps him reach deals that achieve his clients' business objective while providing safeguards to protect their interests.
California bar association
New York bar association
New York University School of Law, JD
University of California, Los Angeles, BA
Glen Lim of Katten is noted for his skills in leveraged finance transactions. He often works with private equity firms.
"He is an extremely competent lawyer with a great bedside manner. He is very engaged and available at all hours." "Glen is strong technically but also very commercial and creative. He is very good at helping me understand what I can get comfortable with from a legal perspective, while being as commercial as possible in competitive situations."