Patricia M. Lee

Partner

Patricia is a partner in our corporate team.

Her practice focuses on corporate finance and securities, debt financing, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate counseling. She has extensive experience in cross-border secured and unsecured credit agreements including revolvers, term facilities, asset-based loans and bridge facilities, international project financings, high yield debt offerings, acquisition financings, corporate restructurings, securities offerings and cross-border acquisitions and divestitures.

Her experience spans a wide variety of industries including basic manufacturing, telecommunications, logistics, petrochemical, financial institutions and media.

Patricia has represented banks, administrative agents, investment banks, borrowers, finance companies, sellers and buyers. She regularly represents multinational and US-based corporations in lending and capital raising work, as well as M&A transactions.

Patricia has presented or been a panel member at conferences and CLEs on such topics as telecommunication financing, SPACs, and corporate governance.

Prior to joining Withers, Patricia was a partner at Kelly, Drye & Warren LLP. She began her legal career as an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.

Secretary Cheryl Carlin

Track record

Admissions

Publications

Talks

Represented specialty chemical company, in connection with its $750 million unsecured revolving credit facility.

Represented graphite material science company, in connection with its private offering of $300 million Senior Notes.

Represented specialty chemical company, in connection with its public offering of $350 million Senior Notes.

State of New York, 1984

State of Connecticut, 2016

The Art Market Adjusts: Banks loan consideration in times of market dips,’ Withers Insight - March 25, 2020, co-author

‘Checklist of Routine Annual and Other Activities to be Completed by Voluntary Filers,’ Withers Insight, December 2017, co-author

‘Hot Securities Law Issues for Small Businesses’, ABA Section of Business Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C., February 1, 2007, panelist

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2015
Partner

2015

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