Mr. Jacobson’s typical transactions include acquisition financings, leveraged loans, asset-based loans, complex intercreditor arrangements and leasing arrangements.
In addition to traditional financing arrangements, Mr. Jacobson has extensive experience in aircraft finance transactions and other leasing transactions. Mr. Jacobson represented ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC in its $1 billion leveraged lease financing of geothermal power facilities. In addition, he represented US Airways in connection with various aircraft financing programs, including lease and mortgage financings of more than 85 new Airbus aircraft between 1998 and 2001, and the restructuring of lease and mortgage financing arrangements for more than 200 aircraft during US Airways’ first Chapter 11 proceeding. Mr. Jacobson’s representation of US Airways also included, among other things, structuring, documenting and closing in excess of $2 billion in enhanced equipment trust certificates in both public offerings and private placements, and the negotiation and documentation of its $1.6 billion senior secured credit facility.
Mr. Jacobson has been listed repeatedly in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Best Lawyers in America, IFLR1000 and The International Who’s Who of Banking Lawyers.