Joel represents financial institutions and credit funds, as well as sponsors and borrowers, in connection with mezzanine financing, second-lien financing, acquisition financing, syndicated financing and asset-based and cash flow-based financing transactions.
He advises clients regarding restructurings, workouts, distressed debt transactions, foreclosures and other creditors’ remedies. Joel also has significant experience in the areas of Islamic finance and renewable energy project development and financing.
During law school at the University of Kansas, Joel was an articles editor of the Kansas Law Review, a Raymond F. Rice Foundation Scholar and J.L. Weigand, Jr. Scholar.
Prior to attending law school, Joel worked for U.S. Senator Jerry Moran during the 107th Congress, with an emphasis on telecommunications, trade and transportation issues.