Thomas Rao is a partner in Mayer Brown's New York office and a member of the Banking & Finance practice. Thomas concentrates his practice on the representation of lenders and investment managers in connection with fund finance matters, including the structuring and negotiation of subscription credit facilities to funds, term loans and revolving facilities backed by fund portfolio assets, and working capital lines to fund sponsors. He also has significant experience representing private investment fund sponsors and institutional investors in connection with investment management matters, including the formation and operation of domestic and offshore funds, separate accounts and private REITs. He regularly addresses issues arising under lending, secured transactions, corporate, partnership, securities, investment management, ERISA and tax laws.


Hofstra University School of Law, JD
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Hofstra University, BBA


  • New York