Evershed Sutherland is pleased to announce that Steve B. Park has joined the Corporate Finance team in the Atlanta office as a partner. Mr. Park is the third corporate partner to join the firm in the past year.
“Steve is an experienced corporate finance lawyer with an established global practice,” said Mark D. Wasserman, co-CEO of Eversheds Sutherland. “His strategic focus on international investment and finance aligns with our overall approach to client service, and I look forward to seeing what he can do for our clients.”
“Steve has a strong background across the financing spectrum, with a particular focus on the Korean market,” said Pierre A. Fozzard, Head of the US Corporate Finance team. “With the rapid increase in Korean investment in the United States, Steve’s experience will be a valuable asset to the company in the United States and internationally.”
Mr. Park, who comes from Ballard Spahr, represents financial institutions and multinational corporations with a focus on financing transactions, corporate governance, public and private offerings of securities, mergers and acquisitions, and compliance with SEC regulations and reporting requirements. He has considerable experience in advising lenders and corporate borrowers on commercial lending transactions, including secured and asset-based lending and syndicated credit facilities.
Its clients include multinational corporations, particularly in the automotive and real estate industries and with a focus on Korean investors and clients who extend credit to Korean borrowers and other businesses in the United States. He has extensive experience in originating and restructuring commercial loans and first and mezzanine mortgages.
In addition, Mr. Park has extensive experience in EB-5 financing. He has represented a wide range of regional centers, project developers, and other sponsors in EB-5 credential offerings and other aspects of the federal program. EB5 Investors magazine named him one of the top eight EB-5 corporate and securities lawyers in the United States.
About Eversheds Sutherland Corporate Practice
With over 700 lawyers worldwide, Eversheds Sutherland’s international team provides pragmatic advice and comprehensive support that enables clients to assess, structure and close transactions across a wide range of industries.
The team combines decades of experience with in-depth knowledge of local and cross-border practices. Regardless of the origin of the transaction, we provide a seamless and integrated global service.
About Eversheds Sutherland’s Corporate Finance Practice
Eversheds Sutherland represents domestic and foreign corporations, commercial banks, trade finance companies, insurance companies, business development companies and other institutional investors in a wide range of financing transactions. We are sensitive to the balance between adequate staffing and efficient business administration. Our experienced attorneys not only handle the legal issues that arise, but also manage the most efficient transactions.
Eversheds Sutherland lawyers know all facets and varieties of finance transactions, and our practice is active in many sectors, including energy, financial services, timber and forest products, natural resources, l real estate and telecommunications. We advise our clients on transactions in the United States and around the world. Our financing structures include secured and unsecured credit facilities, securitization and structured finance, government finance, trade finance, equipment leasing, project finance and derivatives.
About Eversheds Sutherland
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