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Considerations of an Out-of-Court Sale: Making a Balanced Decision when Dealing with a Distressed Company

In this article, Configure Managing Director Jay Jacquin explores the possible consequences of seeking an out-of-court sale, presenting elements that should be carefully evaluated when analyzing the cost and benefit of the next steps for a troubled borrower.

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An Introduction to Chapter 11 Transactions

Although many companies first evaluate out of court alternatives, Chapter 11 remains as one of the primary venues in which distressed companies can find respite […]

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Jones Day 2023
CLE Academy

Emerging Opportunities in Distressed M&A Jones Day | Configure Partners   Jamie Hadfield, Managing Director at Configure, presented alongside Caitlin Cahow, Jeffrey Ellman, and Dan […]

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M&A Webinar
October 2022

Topic: Understanding the Essentials of a Successful M&A Transaction HUNTON ANDREWS KURTH WEBINAR October 12, 2022 Jay Jacquin, Managing Director at Configure, joined Austin Maloney and […]

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ESG in Aerospace & Defense Lending

Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) has become an increasingly significant influence on investment decisions for both equity and debt investors in private markets.  The term “ESG” can be applied to a host of wide-ranging considerations – inclusion, environmental impact, and workforce/labor relations to name a few.

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Financing Webinar
May 2022

Topic: Negotiating Loan Commitment Letters for Acquisition Financings Under Increasing Sell Side Timelines and Competitive Pressure HUNTON ANDREWS KURTH WEBINAR May 25, 2022 Jamie Hadfield, […]

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BSL Backstopping to Increase Certainty and Optimize Execution

One of the more significant changes for private equity sponsors in the upper middle market has been the rapid increase of lending funds capable of providing credit at a scale that rivals the lower end of the broadly syndicated loan (“BSL”), or Term Loan B, market.  Traditionally, sponsors and borrowers look to the BSL markets when a facility reached the $200-300mm level. 

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