Aaron J. Efta

Aaron Efta is a partner in the firm’s Banking Department. Aaron represents banks, commercial paper conduits and other financial institutions in a wide range of domestic and international financings. He has extensive experience representing banks and other financial institutions in documenting and structuring both syndicated and single bank secured and unsecured transactions. His experience includes asset-based financings, merger and acquisition financings, cash flow loans, working capital revolving credit financings, real estate finance transactions, and cross-border secured transactions.

Aaron has also worked with clients in structuring asset securitizations and has advised potential purchasers of these products as to banking, security and bankruptcy issues. He has worked on securitization transactions involving diverse asset classes including trade and auto loan and lease receivables, structured settlements, equipment leases, railcars, and commercial loans. Aaron’s experience includes transactions involving Canadian, European and Asian asset sellers. In addition, he maintains an active pro bono practice.

Aaron participated in the firm’s summer associate program in 2003, and joined Chapman in 2004.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Agribusiness Lending, 2) Asset Backed Securities, 3) Asset Based Lending, 4) Asset Securitization, 5) Banking, 6) Capital Call Transactions, 7) Collateralized Loan Obligations and Collateralized Debt Obligations, 8) Commercial Lending and 9) Commercial Loans
Law School University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 2004
Education Montana State University, B.S., Business Finance, highest honors, 2001
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm Chapman and Cutler LLP
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