Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Commercial finance lawyer Michael Kaye focuses on helping his clients bring their transactions to a productive close. As the commercial financial services area is highly competitive, Michael remains committed to providing responsive service and a creative and flexible approach to deal issues and challenges that is grounded both in the law and in client objectives.
Michael has represented lenders and borrowers in numerous types of financing transactions, including secured transactions, syndicated lending transactions, asset-based financings, credit-enhanced transactions, commercial real estate financings, ESOP leveraged financings and project finance. He often represents the agent bank in large multibank syndicated financings.
He also regularly represents middle-market lenders, as well as negotiates intercreditor agreements, subordination agreements and participation agreements.
When it comes to negotiating and closing commercial financing transactions, efficiency and experience are paramount. Michael thrives when working in the fast-paced environment these transactions demand, and seeks to be as accommodating as possible to deal constituents without compromising his client’s agenda and goals.