Sheel Patel has more than a decade of experience working on complex commercial financing transactions across diverse industries including automotive, energy, manufacturing, media and telecommunications, hospitality, health care, and retail. He represents financial institutions, direct and institutional lenders, private equity sponsors, and corporate borrowers on leveraged and investment-grade lending and high yield transactions, both domestic and cross-border, as well as high-profile restructuring and bankruptcy matters.
His financial institution clients include Citizens, Goldman Sachs, Jefferies, KeyBank, TD Securities, and Wells Fargo.
Sheel was recognized by New York Metro Super Lawyers as a "Rising Star" for four consecutive years.
- May 1, 2013
Debt Agreement Terms in Secured Lending Transactions: Handling Anti-Assignment Provisions, and Interpreting and Drafting "Ordinary Course of Business" and "Best Efforts" Clauses, Strafford Publications Webinar
- Hofstra University (J.D. magna cum laude 2008; Dean's Scholar; Editorial Board, Law Review); Tulane University (B.S. in Management and Legal Studies 2005)
- New York
- Recognized by New York Metro Super Lawyers in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 as a "Rising Star" in the area of banking & finance law
- English and Gujarati