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Bert Eidson is a senior attorney in King & Spalding’s Finance practice resident in the Atlanta office. Bert is active in King & Spalding’s leveraged finance and specialty finance practices.

Bert represents financial institutions, issuers, underwriters, initial purchasers, placement agents and other participants in a variety of structured finance transactions.

Before practicing law, Bert structured securitization transactions across multiple assets classes including CBOs, CDOs, CLOs and resecuritizations of RMBS, CMBS and commercial mortgage loans both for issuers and an initial purchaser.

King & Spalding brings together more than 100 finance lawyers located in offices across the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East to represent lenders, investors, funds and borrowers in the full range of secured and unsecured financings.  Over the past three years, we closed approximately 600 finance transactions for our clients, amounting to $165 billion in aggregate financing.

Mr. Eidson holds a Bachelor of Science in Management with highest honors from the Georgia Institute of Technology, a J.D. and Master of Taxation from Georgia State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Credentials

J.D., Georgia State University College of Law

MTAX, Georgia State University

M.B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

B.S., Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, highest honors

Georgia

Kentucky

New York

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky

U.S. Tax Court

American Bar Association

Kentucky Bar Association

State Bar of Georgia

Matters

Represented the initial purchasers in $4.6 billion of whole business securitizations of franchise royalties of brands such as Taco Bell, Jimmy John’s, Church’s Chicken, TGI Friday’s, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzky’s.

Represented Five Guys Burgers and Fries in connection with $400 million securitization of franchise royalties and company-owned store revenues.

Represented major wireless telecommunications issuer in $301 million securitization of wireless tower and distributed antennae systems. 

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Represented the initial purchasers in $4.6 billion of whole business securitizations of franchise royalties of brands such as Taco Bell, Jimmy John’s, Church’s Chicken, TGI Friday’s, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzky’s.

Represented Five Guys Burgers and Fries in connection with $400 million securitization of franchise royalties and company-owned store revenues.

Represented major wireless telecommunications issuer in $301 million securitization of wireless tower and distributed antennae systems. 

Represented the initial purchaser in $116 million securitization of ground lease assets of Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP.

Represented the initial purchaser in follow-on issuance of term notes in the whole business securitization of subsidiaries of Driven Brands, Inc.

Matters

Represented the initial purchasers in $4.6 billion of whole business securitizations of franchise royalties of brands such as Taco Bell, Jimmy John’s, Church’s Chicken, TGI Friday’s, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzky’s.

Represented Five Guys Burgers and Fries in connection with $400 million securitization of franchise royalties and company-owned store revenues.

Represented major wireless telecommunications issuer in $301 million securitization of wireless tower and distributed antennae systems. 

See more
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Close

Matters

Represented the initial purchasers in $4.6 billion of whole business securitizations of franchise royalties of brands such as Taco Bell, Jimmy John’s, Church’s Chicken, TGI Friday’s, Auntie Anne’s, Carvel, Cinnabon, McAlister’s Deli, Moe’s Southwest Grill and Schlotzky’s.

Represented Five Guys Burgers and Fries in connection with $400 million securitization of franchise royalties and company-owned store revenues.

Represented major wireless telecommunications issuer in $301 million securitization of wireless tower and distributed antennae systems. 

Represented the initial purchaser in $116 million securitization of ground lease assets of Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP.

Represented the initial purchaser in follow-on issuance of term notes in the whole business securitization of subsidiaries of Driven Brands, Inc.

Credentials

J.D., Georgia State University College of Law

MTAX, Georgia State University

M.B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

B.S., Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, highest honors

Georgia

Kentucky

New York

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky

U.S. Tax Court

American Bar Association

Kentucky Bar Association

State Bar of Georgia