Schultz Joins Blank Rome LA Office

Erika R. Schulz has joined the Blank Rome’s Los Angeles office as an associate in the Corporate Litigation group.

Blank Rome Adds Meng as Corporate Partner in Shanghai

Louis Meng joined Blank Rome as a partner in the Corporate, M&A and Securities group, head of the firm’s Greater China Practice and chief representative of the Shanghai office.

Blank Rome Adds Marion as Partner/Commercial Litigation

Charles S. Marion joined Blank Rome as a partner in the Commercial Litigation group in Philadelphia.

Veteran Litigator Fletcher Joins Blank Rome in Pittsburgh

Andrew K. Fletcher joined Blank Rome as a partner in the Commercial Litigation group in the Pittsburgh office.

Manion Rejoins Blank Rome Commercial Finance Team

Christopher A. Manion rejoined Blank Rome’s Philadelphia office as an associate in the Finance, Restructuring and Bankruptcy group.

Blank Rome Expands Tax Group with Two Additions in New York

Blank Rome has added David J. Moise and Jill E. Misener to its Tax, Benefits and Private Client group in New York.

Understanding Agreements Among Lenders: How the Unitranche Differs From an Intercreditor Agreement

Unitranche facilities are growing in popularity. They require less paperwork, so borrowers find them more economical and quicker to close. The unitranche is an agreement among lenders without the framework of the UCC or the Bankruptcy Code. Blank Rome’s Danielle Garcia and Alyssa Keon explain how unitranche facilities differ from intercreditor agreements and point out ways to create a more effective agreement among lenders.

Blank Rome Adds Delany as Finance Partner

Blank Rome added Brendan Delany as a partner in the Finance, Restructuring and Bankruptcy group. Delaney joins from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft.

Barnes Joins Blank Rome as Corporate & Securities Partner

James J. Barnes has joined the Blank Rome as a partner in the Corporate, M&A, and Securities group and has been appointed partner of Strategic Development for the Pittsburgh office.

JND Corporate Restructuring Appoints Smith as Senior Consultant

JND Corporate Restructuring appointed former Blank Rome bankruptcy counsel Steven B. Smith as senior consultant.