Vedder Price

Michael C. Nissim

Shareholder

Michael C. Nissim is a Shareholder in Vedder Price's New York office.

Michael C. Nissim is a Shareholder in Vedder Price’s New York office. With over 30 years of finance experience, Mr. Nissim concentrates his practice on the representation of domestic and international commercial banks, private banks and other financial institutions in a variety of complex secured and unsecured financing transactions involving numerous asset and collateral classes. He is actively involved in business jet financing and commercial real estate financing. Mr. Nissim has significant experience in Art Law, representing lenders, collectors (of fine art and luxury assets), galleries and foundations – in commercial transactions and litigation matters. His practice is enhanced by his significant experience in collateral and security interest matters—in particular, New York UCC Article 9—as well as cross-border collateral arrangements.

In addition to the representation of lenders, in supporting Vedder Price’s corporate practice, Mr. Nissim frequently represents borrowers in both bilateral and syndicated transactions. Most recently, he represented an international privately held company in a $1,000,000,000 syndicated financing package of asset-based revolver, term loan facility, construction financing and equipment financing.

Mr. Nissim is active in the legal professional community—in particular, he has been a regular presenter at the Letter of Credit Law Summit.


Michael C. Nissim

Shareholder

Experience

Examples of Mr. Nissim's recent transactional experience include the following:

  • Represented private bank lender in $300,000,000 term loan and revolving credit facility secured by custodized hedge fund portfolio
  • Represented money center bank in $150,000,000 capital call facility
  • Represented private bank lender in $60,000,000 revolving credit facility secured by fine art
  • Represented lender in $40,000,000 term loan secured by a business jet
  • Represented lender in $30,000,000 multiple property commercial real estate financing
  • Represented money center bank in $25,000,000 “loan seasoning” facility
  • Represented money center bank in $75,000,000 letter of credit facility
  • Represented private bank lender in $100,000,000 secured revolving credit facility to be utilized in rebalancing hedge fund portfolio
  • Represented global financial institution in formulating cross-border trade financing documentation and related transactions
  • Represented money center bank in $65,000,000 hotel acquisition financing
  • Represented international bank in financing acquisition of European golf resort and spa
  • Represented private bank in $10,000,000 revolving credit facility to major New York City museum
  • Represented international bank in diamond and jewelry revolving credit facilities and precious metals consignment (bilateral and syndicated transactions) for total transactional amount in excess of $500,000,000

Michael C. Nissim

Shareholder

Education

  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 1985
  • New York University, B.A., 1982, cum laude

Michael C. Nissim

Shareholder

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986