Sherri Snelson

Partner, New York

Biography

Overview

Sherri Snelson is a partner in White & Case's Bank Finance group, focusing on debt finance transactions.

She has extensive experience acting as lead counsel for lenders, private equity funds and their portfolio companies in connection with leveraged finance and fund/portfolio finance transactions across numerous jurisdictions and industries.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Solicitor, England and Wales
Education
JD
University of North Carolina
MBA
New York University
BA
Wake Forest University
Languages
English

Experience

Representation of a leading secondaries manager in connection with the financing for its acquisition of various portfolios of private equity and venture capital investments.*

Representation of leading investment managers in connection with equity bridge facilities for numerous closed-end investment funds.*

Representation of a leading investment manager in connection with numerous European and US joint ventures and acquisitions, including of financial services, energy and shipping interests.*

Representation of a market-leading aluminum company in connection with a $750 million global ABL facility.*

Representation of a global investment bank in connection with its secured hedging activities.*

Representation of a global motion picture equipment company in connection with a $150 million ABL facility.*

Representation of a consortium of development finance institutions in connection with collective arrangements to finance development and clean energy related projects.*

Representation of a global fashion company in connection with the sale of its UK business through a pre-pack administration.*

* Experience prior to joining White & Case.

Publications

"Is Debt The New Equity?" Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law (October/November 2005)