Steve Hall has more than 25 years of experience advising borrowers and lenders in debt finance transactions, with a focus on representing technology and emerging growth companies. He has structured and restructured complex senior and subordinated, secured and unsecured, syndicated, and cross-border and multicurrency financings.
Companies Steve has worked for include Starbucks, Five9, Blackberry/Cylance, and Sumitomo. He also represents real estate investment funds in obtaining subscription-based credit, having closed on more than $1 billion of such financings for funds like StepStone Real Estate Partners, TriGate Capital Partners, Contrarian Capital Management, and Thackeray Partners. Lenders such as Massachusetts Mutual and Wells Fargo Bank have recently engaged him for complicated and cross-border financings in the debt investment, tech, energy, and agriculture industries.
Steve is also active in the social impact space, helping Social Finance raise capital for its pay-for-success projects.
- University of Illinois (J.D. summa cum laude 1994; Order of the Coif); Northwestern University (B.A. 1991)
- California and Illinois