Ian Wenniger


Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

BA, Columbia University
JD, Columbia University School of Law


Mr. Wenniger is a member of Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP’s Financial Restructuring Group and the Institutional Finance Group. His practice focuses on representing institutional investors in cross-border private placement and bank lending transactions, and representing investors and creditors in cross-border workouts and financial restructurings. He has experience in workout procedures of a number of European jurisdictions, acted as special counsel to institutional investors in numerous unsecured cross-border placements, and other financing involving several European jurisdictions. In addition, he has advised lenders in a variety of syndicated lending transactions and workouts including acquisition financing, letter of credit facilities, junior secured facilities, and debtor in possession credits.

He co-teaches Transnational Lending and Trade Financing.


2 credits

This course examines legal issues arising in debt financing provided by financial institutions in international markets. The structure of transnational loan agreements, guarantees, letters of credit, participation and loan sales transactions, and basic instruments and documents common to trade financing are examined. The nature of the documentation and techniques used in such transactions, as well as regulatory patterns, legal problems and international law reform efforts, are studied. The course also covers issues related to the syndication of debt financing transactions, governing law, and creditor remedies.

SPRG 2018: LAW BK 958 A1 , Jan 22nd to Apr 23rd 2018
Days Start End Credits Instructors Bldg
Mon 4:20 pm 6:20 pm 2 Ian Wenniger LAW
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