Lauren W. Anderson, of counsel in the Nashville office, concentrates her practice in the areas of corporate securities and mergers and acquisitions. Specifically, her experience includes venture capital, private placements, mezzanine and other equity and debt financings, mergers, acquisitions, corporate governance and operational contracts. Ms. Anderson is a member of her Firm's Emerging Company Team, which advises start-up businesses, and of the Baker Solar Team, concentrating her practice in advising investors and producers when funding and leveraging early- and mid-stage solar energy companies. Before joining Baker Donelson, Ms. Anderson was a shareholder at a Nashville law firm, a solo practitioner focusing on private offerings and start-up ventures, and general counsel to Superior Renal Care, Inc.
Lending Transaction with Federal Government — Continuing representation of Borrower in a multi-billion loan with the U.S. Department of Energy. Representation has included loan negotiations, amendments, and expansions that incorporated industrial development bond funding.
Sample transactions include: — Represented healthcare company in a corporate restructuring that included management re-shuffle, re-negotiation of debt, and sales of certain subsidiary operations
Local counsel for wireless communication operator in connection with a $250 million private placement of debt
Represented American engineering company in sale of stock to Italian conglomerate
Business advisor to American manufacturer with operations based in China
Refinancing of New York based company with both equity and debt components, and related corporate restructuring and private tender offer