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 Lawyers Association (AHLA)
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
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
Represented in-home care service provider Addus HomeCare, Inc. in connection with its new senior secured credit facilities totaling $250 million
Represented LFM Capital in its acquisition of leading supplier of foundation anchoring systems
Chambers USA — Banking & Finance (2008-2019)
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 (2003-2020)
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