Focuses on corporate, finance, bankruptcy and workout matters, primarily in the energy and mining industries. Experience includes representation of the leading global credit providers and financial advisors to oil and gas producers, refiners, midstream businesses and oil field service providers, and companies engaged principally in service and extractive businesses. Negotiates and documents secured lending transactions, including senior, 1.5 lien, second lien and third lien, unitranche and mezzanine loans; syndicated credits; project loans; acquisition financing; volumetric production payments and net profits interests; and structured commodity agreements.
JD, Cornell Law School, 1977; AB, Harvard University, 1974. See: http://www.willkie.com/professionals/n/niebruegge-michael