Taylor Shea represents privately and publicly held companies in all aspects of corporate and transactional law, including commercial finance transactions, private equity and venture capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and commercial matters. She is a member of the firm's Business Transactions Group and its Manufacturing Industry Team.
Commercial and Corporate Finance
Taylor has a robust commercial and corporate finance practice, representing clients in all aspects of secured and unsecured bank, mezzanine and other senior and subordinated lending. She represents borrowers, banks, funds and other lenders, which provides her with unique insight into how to best structure, negotiate and document financing transactions for her clients.
Taylor's lending practice also includes representation of lenders and commercial users in precious metal and base metal consignments and dollar finance transactions with primary and secondary precious metal refineries, jewelry manufacturers and reclamation companies.
General Corporate and Commercial Matters
Taylor regularly represents clients on general corporate and commercial matters. She knows the importance of understanding her clients’ businesses and the markets they serve, which enables her to provide practical and effective guidance. She has extensive experience representing clients in connection with commercial agreements and corporate governance matters. Taylor represents clients in a range of industries, with a particular focus on clients in the manufacturing industry.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Taylor has extensive experience representing corporate clients, equity sponsors and other privately owned companies in a wide range of merger and acquisition transactions, including leveraged buyouts. She is intimately involved in drafting and negotiating the acquisition and financing components of these transactions. Taylor also counsels sponsors and works closely with them in connection with investment purchase agreements, charter documents, stockholder agreements and operating agreements. As a trusted advisor, she provides sound advice and judgment to clients of all sizes.
Taylor is a member of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee. She also serves as a volunteer attorney on pro bono matters, and frequently mentors junior associates in their pro bono endeavors.