Jason R. Eig
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Jason Eig represents clients on real estate, finance, and general corporate transactional matters, having served as lead counsel in domestic and international senior credit and mezzanine financings, real estate development, acquisition, disposition and financing transactions, sale/leasebacks, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, mergers, acquisitions, and financial restructurings.
His representations span a variety of industries and disciplines with a particular focus in the industrial, financial services, healthcare, hospitality, and energy/commodities sectors.
Real Estate and Commercial Finance
Mr. Eig represents clients in a variety of real estate and other commercial finance transactions. He has extensive experience in matters involving the acquisition, construction, and development, management, leasing, and disposition of improved and unimproved real property. Mr. Eig also regularly represents borrowers, counter-parties, and senior, mezzanine, and junior lenders as well as lead agent financial institutions in structuring, negotiating, and documenting secured and unsecured credit facilities and structured commodity hedging transactions.
Mergers and Acquisitions and General Corporate
Mr. Eig began his career representing companies in merger and acquisition transactions and continues to provide clients with advice in connection with business ventures and general corporate matters. He has represented a number of private equity and closed-end investment funds and business development companies in leveraged acquisitions and recapitalizations. He also has represented a number of privately held and publicly traded corporations as well as large financial institutions in connection with a variety of corporate matters, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, financings, and compliance matters.
COMMUNITY SERVICE & AFFILIATIONS
Mr. Eig is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association and the Maryland State Bar Association. He is also a member of the board of directors of the James L. Eichberg Foundation, Inc. (“JLEF”), a 501(c)(3) corporation that seeks to increase awareness and enhance the fundraising efforts of charitable organizations committed to finding a cure for myelodysplastic syndromes, leukemia, and other bone marrow diseases and blood-related cancers, improving the quality of public education in the nation’s capital and nurturing and mentoring youth in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.
- 2015–2016, Real Estate Law, listed in Chambers USA
- 2014–2015, listed in Legal 500
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