Patricia Igoe

Patricia J. Igoe

Partner

Patricia J. Igoe

Partner

  • Overview

    Biography

    Patricia Igoe’s practice is primarily focused on commercial and corporate finance, asset-based lending, and other secured and unsecured lending transactions. She is a member of the firm’s Finance Group.

    Finance Transactions

    Pat’s practice includes a broad range of commercial lending, real estate, and business transactions. She is particularly well known for her legal work in the specialty metal precious metal, jewelry, and electronic industries, where she represents lenders and commercial users of precious and base metals. Pat has been involved in precious metal and base metal consignments and dollar financing of primary and secondary precious metal refineries, copper wire and cable and other scrap metals recyclers and wholesalers, and oil refineries. In addition, she has represented financing institutions in the financing of manufacturing companies of all kinds – including advanced materials manufacturers and suppliers, manufacturers of semi-finished copper and brass alloys for the specialty metals industry, international oleochemical producers, electronic companies, national and international jewelry manufacturing companies as well as local plating operations. As a result of her experience in the specialty metals business, her clients have included an international precious metal refinery, jewelry manufacturers, and secondary precious metal refining and reclamation companies. Pat also has extensive experience handling complex, multi-lender, multi-million dollar financings.

    Real Estate and Development

    Pat's real estate practice focuses on commercial real estate acquisitions and financing, permitting, development, and leasing. She negotiates purchase and sale agreements, conducts all necessary due diligence work, and advises clients on real estate issues involving the purchase and sale of businesses.

    Recognition and Community Service

    Pat has been recognized by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business since 2008 in the area of Corporate/Commercial: Banking & Finance. She has been ranked for Commercial Finance Law in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2012, and Providence Business News honored Pat - the partner in charge of Robinson+Cole’s Providence office - as an “Industry Leader” for professional services in 2017.

    Pat is active in the community and is passionate about the advancement of young women in business. She served two terms on the Board of Trustees for the Lincoln School, an independent college preparatory school for girls, and as a member of 100 Women Who Care, she helps to facilitate the funding of charities in local communities. Pat has played a pivotal role in the history of the Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England, and previously chaired the Camp Hoffman Master Plan Task Force to oversee extensive improvements to the scout campsite, making it a national model. She also served a nine-year term on the Board of Directors of Tockwotton Home, a senior living community. 
     

  • Experience
    • Experience

      Experience

      • Represented bank in financing of acquisition of a jewelry manufacturing company, in a transaction valued at $40 million. 

      • Handled financing on behalf of bank client for a $20 million financing of a retail jewelry chain and manufacturing company. 

      • Represented 60-year-old family business in connection with the $6 million sale of the company, including post-closing adjustments and negotiations.  

      • Represented bank in connection with the $8 million restructuring of the operator of five senior nursing homes financed by the bank. 

      • Represented financial services organization in connection with the $60 million financing of a precious metal company. 

      • Represented administrative agent in connection with a $80 million multi-lender secured financing of a diamond jewelry wholesale company. 

    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Rhode Island Bar Association

      American Bar Association
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Ranked in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business in the State of Rhode Island in the area of Corporate/Commercial: Banking & Finance for 2008 - 2012 and since 2014

      Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© in the area of Commercial Finance Law since 2012

      Providence Business News Business Women Awards, Industry Leader - Professional Services for 2017

    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Lincoln School Board of Trustees (2009 - 2015)

      Tockwotton Home Board of Directors

      Camp Hoffman Master Plan Task Force
      Former chair
  • NEWS + PRESS
    • News

      R+C in the News

      • August 20, 2018

        52 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019

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      • May 8, 2018

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • March 19, 2018

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Support Annual Bryant University Women’s Summit®

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      • March 23, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Attend Women's Summit at Bryant University

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      • May 11, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Women Lawyers Listed in Best Lawyers Spring Business Edition

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      • March 30, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Attend Women's Summit at Bryant University

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      • April 23, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Women Attend Summit at Bryant University

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      • April 11, 2014

        Providence Office Sponsors RICH's Annual Luncheon

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      R+C News Releases

      • August 15, 2017

        Fifty-Nine Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018

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      • June 5, 2017

        Patricia Igoe Recognized by Providence Business News as an “Industry Leader”

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      • May 26, 2017

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • August 15, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Lawyer Count in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017

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      • May 27, 2016

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • August 18, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Lawyer Count in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016

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      • May 19, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Earns Six Practice Area Rankings in Chambers USA 2015

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      • August 19, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Lawyer Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • May 29, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Earns Rankings in Chambers USA 2014 in all Connecticut Practice Areas

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      • August 16, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • August 28, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • June 7, 2012

        Chambers USA Ranks Robinson & Cole in Five Practices, Names 16 Attorneys as Leading Lawyers

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      • September 12, 2011

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • June 17, 2011

        Chambers USA Ranks Robinson & Cole in Six Practices, Names 12 Attorneys as Leading Lawyers