BakerHostetler clients rely on our Debt Finance team to execute their most complex capital needs in the global debt finance market. We have assisted some of the world's largest market leaders in the energy, healthcare, hospitality, media and transportation sectors with their financing needs for everything from acquisitions to capital restructuring. We also represent bank groups and other credit sources in structuring U.S. and international credit facilities, including both upside credit restructurings and downside credit management issues.
We work with credit structure, documentation and collateral issues in all types of senior and subordinated commercial and asset-based facilities, including public issuance and private placement of senior and subordinated notes. Our lawyers have broad capabilities in project finance, real estate portfolios, receivables and other financial instruments. We help borrowers secure low-cost financing while using sophisticated techniques to protect lenders.
Our capabilities in lease financing, particularly sale-leaseback and synthetic lease transactions, are well known in the industry. We have a long and successful history of representing public sector and not-for-profit borrowers and their underwriters in issuing tax-exempt debt and other public finance instruments.
Each year we represent clients in billions of dollars of debt finance transactions involving the most sophisticated debt financing techniques.