Leslie M. Ford
Leslie Ford’s practice focuses on advising companies in a wide variety of financing transactions. Serving a diverse client list, Leslie represents public and private borrowers and issuers across a range of syndicated lending transactions and capital markets offerings. Her extensive debt finance and capital markets experience includes high yield, investment grade and convertible notes offerings, Term Loan B facilities, asset-based loans, revolving facilities and acquisition financings. She also routinely advises companies on loan workout and restructuring matters.
By thinking creatively with her clients, Leslie works to close deals with successful outcomes that go beyond the numbers to the broader business objectives. For borrowers, this means strategic and efficient access to capital while maintaining maximum operational flexibility in debt arrangements. Leslie’s success with her financing practice extends to include frequent collaboration with attorneys in the Corporate & Securities and Healthcare Practice Groups.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Media Mentions & Firm News
The Best Lawyers in America© — Banking and Finance Law (2024)
Mid-South Super Lawyers “Rising Star” (2013-2022)
Tennessee Law Review — Editor-in-Chief
Phi Beta Kappa