Becky leads the firm’s Financial Transactions Practice Group. She focuses her practice on finance and real estate transactions and has extensive experience representing lenders, borrowers, servicers, and issuers on financing transactions. These include real estate finance, commercial and industrial loans, agribusiness finance, bond transactions, asset-based lending, and multi-bank syndicated lending and participations, and workouts. Becky also has extensive experience representing owners, developers and tenants in the purchase, sale, development and leasing of commercial real estate properties.
Counsel to national bank for $40 million asset-based revolving credit facility to regional petroleum wholesale company.
Borrower’s counsel to automotive OEM in $200 million expansion, including bond financing and state incentives.
Counsel to large farm credit association on agribusiness finance, real estate finance, equipment finance, acquisition and sale of real estate and capital markets transactions, as well as general corporate and compliance matters.
Counsel to financial institutions for loans available through programs sponsored and administered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for large national bank, including financing for projects located in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio.
Counsel to retail shopping center developers in acquisitions, sales and lease negotiations, including shopping centers in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
Local counsel to major food processing company in Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee for $1.7 billion finance transaction.
Seller’s counsel to owner of multifamily project in Kentucky in $44 million sale of ownership interests.
Borrower’s counsel to commercial real estate property owner in $58 million refinance and stock purchase transaction involving 8 commercial properties in Kentucky.
Bond Counsel and Lender’s counsel to cities, counties, fire protection districts, nonprofit corporations and financial institutions in tax-exempt general obligation and appropriation bonds, lease financing, and 501(c)(3) financing.
Borrower’s counsel to international REIT client in closing over 10 loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration pursuant to the National Housing Act (FHA-insured or HUD loans) insured loans in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio.
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D.
Moot Court Board
Kentucky Law Journal
CALI Award: Advanced Torts
Centre College, B.A., cum laude
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
Selected for inclusion in Kentucky Rising Stars® 2013-present
National Association of Bond Lawyers
Kentucky Bar Association
Louisville Bar Association
American Bar Association
Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies Junior Board
SOAR Leadership Program
Ignite Louisville (Leadership Louisville Center)
Focus Louisville (Leadership Louisville Center)
Young Women Lead Conference
United Way Campaign
Financial Transactions Practice Group Leader
Member Personnel Committee, former Member
Various presentations for financial institutions in Louisville and Lexington, as well as the Louisville Bar Association. Presentation topics have included legal issues impacting the lending industry, including real estate and public finance.
March 5, 2021
January 22, 2021
January 11, 2021
January 5, 2021
November 2, 2020
October 26, 2020
September 11, 2020
July 22, 2020
June 26, 2020
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June 2, 2020
May 26, 2020
May 14, 2020
May 11, 2020
April 30, 2020
April 27, 2020
April 21, 2020
April 6, 2020
April 3, 2020
March 31, 2020
November 13, 2017
November 18, 2016
November 18, 2015