Overview

Samantha Hait is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She advises financial institutions and borrowers on a variety of secured and unsecured corporate finance transactions, including acquisition financings, reserve-based financings, asset-based financings and structured financings.

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Thought Leadership

Publications

Co-Author, “Avoiding Traps When Documenting Make-Whole Premiums for Term Loans,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Lending & Secured Finance 2018

Co-Author, “Recent Developments in Fund Financing: Hybrid Facilities, Insider Leverage and Overcall Limitations,” GLI – Fund Finance 2018, Second Edition

Co-Author, “Escrow Funding in the Term Loan B Market,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Lending & Secured Finance 2017, Fifth Edition

Co-Author, “The Use of Net Asset Value Facilities for Portfolio Acquisitions,” GLI – Fund Finance 2017, First Edition

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York

Languages

  • English
  • Hebrew

Education

  • Fordham University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2011

    Order of the Coif

    Notes and Articles Editor, Fordham Urban Law Journal

  • Brandeis UniversityB.A., Politicssumma cum laude2008
    Phi Beta Kappa