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Patrick Smith represents commercial lenders in large real estate finance transactions. His deal experience includes recording and closing complex lending transactions secured by a variety of assets.

Patrick has experience in secured, unsecured, recourse, and non-recourse lending. He also has handled the real property aspects of real estate finance transactions, including title, survey, and zoning.


  • Hitachi Vantara acquires Waterline Data, Inc.Jones Day advised Hitachi Vantara LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., in its acquisition of all of the assets of Waterline Data, Inc., a U.S.-based company that provides intelligent data cataloging solutions for DataOps that help customers more easily gain actionable insights from large datasets and comply with data regulations.
  • National bank provides financing for industrial portfolio located in eight statesJones Day represented a national bank as administrative agent and lead lender in connection with a $391.5 million syndicated loan secured by an industrial portfolio located in eight states.