Eric C. Springer

Managing Shareholder & Director

Eric C. Springer

Managing Shareholder & Director

EricSpringer
Phone412-258-6713
Fax412-261-6221

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Mr. Springer is a Managing Shareholder and Director of the firm and is a member of the firm’s Corporate, Real Estate and Financial Services Groups. He is the Co-Chairman of the firm’s Financial Services Group and is the Chairman of its Finance Committee. Mr. Springer’s practice includes a wide range of corporate and financial institution services. Mr. Springer frequently serves as outside corporate counsel to financial institutions and midsized companies and has been retained on numerous occasions as a corporate and bank turnaround and management consultant. In addition to representing financial institutions, Mr. Springer represents companies involved with manufacturing, distribution, construction and real estate development, and works closely with finance and investment management, accounting, investment banking, and venture capital firms.

EricSpringer
Phone412-258-6713
Fax412-261-6221

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Selected Engagements

  • Represented purchaser of the Buffalo Bills in the acquisition as well as the finance of the purchase of the NFL franchise by JPMorgan Chase Bank.
  • Represented owner of Buffalo Sabres in financing transaction with JPMorgan Chase Bank.
  • Represented national distribution and logistics company in $130 million syndicated refinancing.
  • Represented regional construction products supplier in acquisition by larger supplier and negotiated related consulting agreement, employment agreements, and leases on real properties.
  • Represented regional financial institution in the negotiation of core operating and technology agreements.
  • Represented public company in $325 million syndicated credit facility in connection with its acquisition of several related target companies with operations in Europe, China and the United States.
  • Represented regional construction company in negotiation and strategic sale of assets, as well as assets of affiliated construction services company to a company providing complementary construction services. Sale also involved restructure, spin-off and sale of related affiliate company.
  • Engaged as a consultant to financial institution under a Cease and Desist Order by the FDIC.
  • Represented closely held company in connection with restructure and succession planning.
  • Represents financial institutions in commercial loan and acquisition financing transactions.
  • Represents financial institutions in acquisitions and post-acquisition turnaround services.

Education

  • J.D., Duquesne University School of Law, 1989
  • B.A., Political Science, Allegheny College, 1986 Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1989

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Emeritus Board Member and Former Executive Committee Member and Capital Campaign Committee Co-Chairman, HEARTH
  • Board Member and former President, Financial Industries Network
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association
  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth
  • Member, The Duquesne Club