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Bankruptcy – Opportunities and Risks for Factors and ABLs

Date: Aug 19, 2020 @ 06:00 PM
Filed Under: Industry Trends

ABL Advisor Video Series: As commercial bankruptcy filings continue to climb due to the COVID-19 pandemic, factors and asset-based lenders (ABLs) need to be keenly aware of the unique challenges they will face when working with clients requiring bankruptcy financing. In this exclusive video interview, Laurie A. Martin Montplaisir, Attorney, Robbins, Solomon & Patt, Ltd. discusses the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the bankruptcy process and provides insights into how factors and ABLs need to be prepared to work through the issues at play when entering debtor-in-possession financing agreements. Montplaisir also provides her insights into how the CARES Act has impacted the economy as well as an outlook for bankruptcy activity in the new year.

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Laurie A. Martin Montplaisir
Attorney | Robbins, Solomon & Patt, Ltd.
Laurie A. Martin Montplaisir concentrates her practice in the areas of finance, secured lending, corporate transactions, participations and workouts, and business acquisition and sales, with an emphasis in the asset-based lending and factoring industry. She has significant experience in due diligence, purchase agreements, financing documentation, forbearance and workout documents, and inter-creditor agreements. Laurie represents small- to middle-market service and manufacturing businesses in various life-cycle phases. She also frequently serves as outside general counsel on a myriad of legal issues related to business formation and structuring, financing, contract negotiation and drafting, transactional matters, employment matters, general business needs, and litigation. Laurie is the Founder of the International Factoring Association (IFA) Midwest Chapter established October 2018. She often is a lecturer for the IFA, conducting webinars and seminars, and participating as a legal moderator at annual conference legal panels.
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