Steven LePorin is an associate in the Firm’s Banking & Finance group in the New York office. His practice focuses on advising borrowers, leading private equity sponsors, banks and other financial institutions in a variety of financing transactions, including first and second lien credit facilities, asset-based loans, investment grade lending, middle market and large cap financings, cross-border and domestic acquisition financings and working capital facilities.
- General Electric Company in financing matters related to its strategic plan to sell most of GE Capital’s assets
- Black Knight Financial Services, Inc. (an indirect partially owned subsidiary of Fidelity National Financial, Inc.) in $1.6 billion secured credit facilities
- Macquarie Trading LLC and MIHI LLC in $345 million first and second lien credit facilities to finance the acquisition of Digital River, Inc. by Siris Capital Group
Mr. LePorin also counsels pro bono clients on not-for-profit corporation law and general corporate governance and has worked on asylum matters.
Mr. LePorin received his J.D., with high honors, from the George Washington University Law School, where he graduated Order of the Coif and was the recipient of the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal for Excellence in Bankruptcy Studies. He received his B.A. from Fordham University.