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03/14/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 03/16/2019 02:57

Jones Day partners Angela Batterson and Lisa Ledbetter featured in The Secured Lender

Jones Day partners Angela Batterson and Lisa Ledbetter featured in The Secured Lender

March 2019

Jones Day partners Angela Batterson and Lisa Ledbetter are featured in the March 2019 issue of The Secured Lender, a monthly publication of the Commercial Finance Association.

A partner in the Firm's Banking, Finance & Securities Practice, Ms. Batterson advises clients in complex leveraged financing transactions across a broad array of industries, including health care, telecommunications, media, manufacturing, and energy. She is a frequent speaker and has recently covered topics as unitranche, agreements among lenders in workouts, and the practical impact on recent revisions to Section 956 of the Internal Revenue Code. In The Secured Lender's 'Women in Commercial Finance 2019' feature, Ms. Batterson discussed the opportunities and challenges facing women in the commercial finance sector.

Ms. Ledbetter, a partner in Jones Day's Financial Institutions Litigation & Regulation Practice, advises financial institutions in navigating complex and novel regulatory, transactional, and enforcement challenges. She provides strategic advice on commercial and retail bank regulation and financial technology. Prior to Jones Day, Ms. Ledbetter was deputy general counsel at Freddie Mac and deputy office director and head of regulation, legislation, assessments, and finance and funding at the FDIC. The Secured Lender featured Ms. Ledbetter in its 'Q&A with Women Leaders in FinTech.'

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 43 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.