Renée Eubanks works closely with clients pursuing distressed
investment strategies, which include investments in syndicated bank
debt, trade claims in bankruptcy, bilateral corporate loans and
distressed securities. She assists clients with structuring
transactions and facilitates the resolution of a broad array of
issues related to transaction settlement, including but not limited
to issues involving securities, bankruptcy and tax matters. Renée's
practice covers domestic and international credits and trade
claims, and she has extensive experience with documentation
published by the Loan Syndication and Trading Association and the
Loan Market Association. For clients in the distressed debt trading
market, Renée offers extensive guidance and regularly conducts
in-depth seminars to assist these clients with various matters,
including the implementation of internal procedures related to
trade documentation, pricing and funding protocol, and
communication with borrower agents.
Renée provides clients with antitrust advice related to
Hart-Scott-Rodino Act compliance in connection with proposed
corporate merger and acquisition activity, including handling all
aspects of notification and filing for client transactions covered
by the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act. She also counsels clients with
respect to share acquisitions and the relevant notification
thresholds and exemptions covered by the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act.
Renée has represented clients before the Department of Justice
(DOJ) when they have been served with civil investigative demands
and/or other agency inquiries.
Renée previously served for about three years as a staff
attorney at the Antitrust Division of the DOJ.
Renée has also had a career as a financial professional and
worked at both The Bank of New York and The Chase Manhattan Bank,
providing advice to major corporate and public pension funds on
investment manager selection, portfolio allocation and
Renée received her undergraduate degree from The Wharton School
of the University of Pennsylvania, her law degree from Boston
College and her Master’s in Business Administration degree from the
University of Chicago.
- Author, "When Should a Loan Trade as Distressed," The Distressed Debt Report, July 22, 2008