As chair of the firm’s Real Estate and Commercial Finance Practice Group, Cindy is a deal lawyer with over 30 years of experience representing banks, public and private companies and investors in a variety of financial transactions. She has a concentration in healthcare lending, with a focus on syndicated transactions and in real estate lending. In the last three years, Cindy has closed more than $1.1 billion in syndicated loan transactions, more than $1.8 billion in borrower side deals, and additional finance deals exceeding $1.1 billion.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Representation of LogistiCare in its $80 million acquisition of National MedTrans, a single source Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) benefit management company focused on delivering services to managed care organizations and governmental entities throughout the United States, as well as the extension of its revolving credit facilities from $200 million to $225 million
Represented Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) in four strategic acquisitions and in its underwritten public offering of 2.3 million shares of common stock in 2019.
Represented Genesco in its sale of Lids its hat-focused division
Counsel to a private equity investment firm related to the financing of a complex buyout and restructuring of a company providing physician management and radiation oncology management services and cancer centers
Representation of Change Healthcare in its strategic investment for a minority position in MDsave, a technology and healthcare payments company that simplifies the healthcare services shopping and payment experience for consumers
Represented in-home care service provider Addus HomeCare Corporation in connection with its amended and restated senior secured credit facility
Represented Medical Specialties Distributors (MSD) to McKesson Corporation.
Represented Ebix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIX) in connection with the refinancing of its existing term loan and revolving credit facilities totaling $650 million
Represented CenterPointe Behavioral Health System, LLC in connection with its new credit facility with a regional healthcare lender.
Represented Tractor Supply Company in connection with its new private shelf facility totaling $300 million
Chambers USA — Banking & Finance (2008-2020)
Best Lawyers® — Nashville Commercial Transactions/UCC Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2019, 2015); Nashville Commercial Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2018, 2012); Nashville Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” (2017)
The Best Lawyers in America© — Banking and Finance Law; Commercial Finance Law; Commercial Transactions/UCC Law; Real Estate Law (2003-2021)
Nashville Business Journal “Best of the Bar” (2019, 2011-2013)
Mid-South Super Lawyers (2010-2011)
Nashville Bar Foundation — Fellow
University of Tennessee College of Law — Alumni Advisory Council