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R|B represents clients in closing of $67.5 million term loan

Riemer & Braunstein was pleased to be able to provide assistance to its clients, Second Avenue Capital Partners and SB360 Capital Partners, in the closing of a $67.5 million term loan to The Jessica Simpson Collection. Our team was led by partners Steven Fox and Lyle Stein.

Second Avenue Capital Partners (SACP)

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R|B takes major step to broaden West Coast presence

Riemer & Braunstein LLP announced that Greg Carpenter and Carol Su have joined Mark Appelbaum as partners in the firm’s Newport Beach, California office.

Business Wire

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Riemer & Braunstein announces promotions

The firm is pleased to announce the promotion of two lawyers to senior partner and two lawyers to partner. The promotions follow a year of strategic growth by the firm with the opening of an office in Newport Beach, California, and the addition of an experienced team to establish the firm’s Tax Credit/Community Development Finance group.

Business Wire

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Riemer & Braunstein welcomes Tax Credit/Community Development Finance Team

The firm is pleased to announce the addition of an experienced team to establish the firm’s Tax Credit/Community Development Finance practice area.

This step is consistent with the firm’s long term strategic plan to expand geographically and broaden the services we provide, all designed to enhance our representation of the firm’s institutional and equity/debt fund clients. The team, led by Jeff Gaulin, Patrick Cronin, and John Kelley, has established itself as one of the key national practice groups handling tax incentive transactions, including low income housing tax credit, new market tax credit, and historic tax credit transactions. Jeff, Patrick, and John will be joined by Brian Hern, Brett Heyman, and Derek Rodman, and will be also be supported by the firm’s real estate, real estate finance, and tax practitioners across our full platform. This team has for years represented in this practice area many of the firm’s current institutional clients.

Business Wire

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Burlington plots new course for mall area

Mark Vaughan, a senior partner at Riemer & Braunstein LLP, notes how some cities and towns have looked at reinventing antiquated shopping centers and made some changes. In this article, Mark discusses how Massachusetts’ new housing law may further incentivize communities to rethink how some properties are being used moving forward.

Banker & Tradesman

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Fundraising for More Than Words

Riemer & Braunstein Senior Partner Kevin Murtagh, one of the co-founders of the Boston Corporate Finance Community (BCFC) Gathers to Give Back event, spoke about this year’s successful BCFC fundraiser for More Than Words.

The Boston Globe

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Riemer & Braunstein expands to West Coast

Riemer & Braunstein LLP announced the opening of a California office in Newport Beach. The establishment of the West Coast office will further broaden the firm’s geographic platform and enhance its ability to represent national and regional financial institutions. Mark Appelbaum, an experienced real estate attorney who represents financial institutions in sophisticated real estate and finance transactions in California and nationally, will be the managing partner of the California office and will be working with firm management to expand the firm’s West Coast practice.

The Recorder

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The evolution of material adverse effect provisions in credit agreements

The use of the term material adverse effect within asset-based lending agreements has a long history. Jaime Rachel Koff and Lon M. Singer provide an introduction to the term and how it was originally used and then take us through more recent history and how its use has changed, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic.

ABF Journal

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