Jamie is a Member in Stoll Keenon Ogden's Louisville and Lexington offices. He co-chairs the firm's Corporate Finance & Lending Group and is also active in the firm's Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring & Workouts Group, Real Estate Group and Equine Group.
Jamie regularly represents national banks, large regional banks, small community banks and strategic and financial investors in connection with bankruptcy matters, structuring out of court workouts and complex secured and unsecured credit facilities. In addition, his practice focuses on advising middle-market, emerging growth and development stage companies on a variety of corporate and financial transactions, including venture capital financings, private placements of equity and debt securities, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. He is experienced in a wide range of general corporate issues, including executive employment agreements, stock incentive plans, various commercial contracts and partnership agreements. Jamie's experience also includes advising clients in connection with public offerings, as well as federal and state securities law reporting and compliance.
Jamie represents corporations, limited liability companies and other entities in a wide variety of industries and businesses, including energy, entertainment, equine, Internet and e-commerce, manufacturing and retail. He serves as outside counsel to the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority which provides financial support to companies throughout Kentucky by offering an array of financial assistance and tax credit programs. In addition, Jamie is actively involved in the venture capital community in Kentucky and represents Commonwealth Seed Capital and Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation, organizations that make debt or equity investments in early-stage Kentucky business entities to facilitate the commercialization of innovative ideas and technologies.
Commercial Loan Transaction — Represented a large Regional Bank in connection with a number of syndicated loan transactions ranging from $100,000,000 to $250,000,000
Commercial Real Estate — Represented a large privately held real estate development company in connection
with a $125,000,000 syndicated loan transaction
Equine Transaction — Represented an equine company in connection with a $170,000,000 private
placement of equity and debt securities
Securities Work — Represented a national veterinary hospital and laboratory company in a management-led leveraged buyout in a transaction valued at $560,000,000 and a subsequent $140,000,000 initial public offering and concurrent $170,000,000 Rule 144A debt offering and three subsequent secondary offerings ranging in size from $150,000,000 to $200,000,000
Commercial Loan Workouts (Real Estate, C&I and Equine) — I have assisted a number of regional and large banks with out-of-court liquidations/restructures, Deed in Lieu transactions and other sophisticated commercial loan workouts.
Insolvency — Assisted regional Banks with a number of Chapter 7 and 11 cases involving real estate and C&I relationships.