Leila Rachlin is a senior associate in the Banking Practice of White & Case LLP, based in the Firm's New York office, with more than 17 years of experience.
Leila is the primary liaison with the portfolio management, credit and operations divisions of banking clients regarding bank finance loan documentation and collateral. As part of Leila's Portfolio Management role, she also provides advice regarding Uniform Commercial Code issues and establishes firm-wide UCC policies and tracking tools as a UCC Committee member.
Leila supervises associates and legal assistants regarding post-closing documentation and collateral issues, including the preparation of UCC Financing Statements, real estate filings, promissory notes, stock certificates and powers. Additionally, Leila implements and oversees intellectual property tracking systems for bank finance deals, including for trademark, copyright and patent filings. Leila also oversees the completion of client audit inquiry response letters to accounting firms for the Firm's Banking Practice.
Leila's representative clients include: Deutsche Bank, Jefferies Finance, Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas, Morgan Stanley, Macquarie Capital, JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.