Jason E. Bennett

Jason Bennett is an associate in Winston and Strawn’s Charlotte office who focuses his practice on corporate lending and other corporate finance transactions.

Mr. Bennett represents banks and other financial institutions in connection with leveraged finance, asset-based and investment grade credit facilities, including those involving acquisitions, recapitalizations, multicurrency facilities, cross border lending, foreign collateral facilities and first/second lien, mezzanine and bank/bond structures. While he often represents administrative agents and lead arrangers in connection with syndicated credit facilities, Mr. Bennett also has experience representing banks in connection with bilateral credit facilities, as well as sponsors and corporate borrowers in connection with various debt financings. In addition, he has experience representing lenders and borrowers in connection with debtor-in-possession, workouts and restructurings of distressed credit facilities.

Mr. Bennett worked as an engineer for Exxon Mobil from 1997 to 2001.

Mr. Bennett received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, with highest honors, in 1997 from North Carolina State University and a J.D. in 2004, with honors, from The University of Texas School of Law, where he served with the Texas Journal of Business Law.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Corporate Lending and 2) Corporate and Transactional
Law School University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2004
Education North Carolina State University, BS, 1997
Bar Member / Association North Carolina State Bar Association
Most recent firm Winston & Strawn LLP
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