Cindy ChernuchinWillkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Cindy J. Chernuchin is counsel in the Corporate and Financial Services Department, with experience in secured financing. She represents borrowers, issuers, banks, institutional lenders, and trustees in a wide array of financings, including asset-based lending, high-yield bonds, project financing, acquisition financing, debtor-in-possession financing, equipment financing, industrial development bonds, telecom financing, mutual fund financing, mezzanine financing and workouts. Cindy is the primary resource for firm clients and attorneys on all legal issues involving Article 8 and 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code including structuring secured transactions, reviewing and analyzing collateral packages, negotiation of opinions regarding creation and perfection of liens on real estate, property subject to the UCC and property subject to other statutes (including Cape Town) and collateral documents (including the underlying documents such as operating agreements), performing legal audits to determine status of secured party’s security interest and advising on the exercise of remedies under the UCC (including foreclosure sales and strict foreclosures). Cindy’s banking and finance experience is recognized by New York Super Lawyers and 2012 Top Women Attorneys in NY Metro Area.