June 17, 2021

Volume XI, Number 168

Rusty A. Fleming

Rusty represents traditional and non-traditional lenders in a variety of transactions, including syndicated and single-lender corporate and ABL credit facilities, CMBS loans, bridge loans, life co. balance sheet loans, and mezzanine loans. He also represents lenders active in the convenience/retail petroleum industry and restaurant industry providing acquisition, working capital, letter of credit facilities, and other types of financing. Rusty has also assisted a number of clients with designing, establishing, and launching new loan programs. Additionally, Rusty’s team handles the servicing, syndication, and disposition of existing loans and credit facilities.


Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.


  • Has closed hundreds of transactions while representing national commercial mortgage backed securities and other fixed-income lenders

  • Handled a variety of issues surrounding the capital markets industry, including cash management, syndicate tenant-in-common arrangements, hyper-amortization and other structured arrangements

  • Represented administrative agents and lead arrangers in syndicated corporate and ABL credit facilities

  • Designed and implemented new loan programs

  • Has handled loan servicing matters, whole loan sales, table funding arrangements and issues surrounding securitization

Representative Transactions

  • Represented national lender in $48 million term loan and $12 million revolving loan facilities secured by 56 convenience and gas stations in Colorado and Oklahoma

  • Represented administrative agent in closing and syndication of $26.5 million term loan and $7 million revolving loan facilities secured by 48 casual dining restaurants in Georgia and Texas

  • Represented CMBS lender in a $28.7 million loan secured by a regional mall in Georgia

  • Represented national lender in a $35 million term loan facility secured by 44 casual dining restaurants in eight states in the Southeast and Midwest

  • Represented national lender in $14 million term loan, $4 million revolving loan, and $9 million revolving loan facilities secured by 35 convenience and gas stations in Colorado, Kansas, and Nebraska

  • Represented CMBS lender in senior a $15 million loan secured by an office complex in Tennessee and represented mezzanine lender in a related $3 million mezzanine financing


Articles in the National Law Review database by Rusty A. Fleming