Life Sciences - Financial Services

Rx for Success


"The firm has a fantastic reputation in the international shipping community."
—Chambers Global 

Blank Rome has a national reputation in life sciences finance.  With our clients in mind, we established a team of experienced attorneys that understand the legal complexities related to this specialized area. 

By keeping abreast of industry trends, Blank Rome life sciences finance attorneys are well equipped to provide legal solutions to some of the nation’s leading players.  Our life sciences industry clients range from lenders to specialty pharmaceutical, medical device, and other life science businesses.

Blank Rome has significant depth in representing lenders to the life sciences industries and finance affiliates.  These include senior and mezzanine and second-lien lenders in structuring, negotiating, and documenting all types of complex financing transactions.

Blank Rome’s life sciences finance group offers a wide range of services, including:

  • leveraged cash flow loans
  • asset-based finance
  • equipment leasing

Select Engagements

  • Representation of an international commercial finance company in connection with structuring, negotiating and documenting a revolving credit loan facility to a medical device company.
  • Representation of national healthcare finance company in the $8 million refinancing of indebtedness and working capital to medical diagnostic services company. 
  • Representation of finance affiliate of a global investment bank as agent in the $65 million revolver facility to an operator of retail institutional pharmacies.
  • Representation of agent and lead lender in connection with the $10 million structuring, negotiating and documenting of a revolving credit facility to finance working capital following exit from bankruptcy to a national manufacturer of biologic-based materials and provider of related services.