Daniel Favero is a partner in Mayer Brown LLP’s Chicago office. He represents insurance companies and other institutional investors and market participants in domestic and cross-border private placement transactions and other financings. His work has focused on real estate lease financings, credit tenant loans, ground lease financings, construction financings, project finance, senior, subordinate and mezzanine financings, certified capital company (CAPCO) transactions and other tax credit financings including new market tax credits. Daniel is frequently called upon by investors, investment bankers and mortgage brokers and other transaction sponsors to help structure transactions to comply with NAIC Guidelines and to satisfy investor expectations and needs. He also provides pro bono representation to a non-profit organization that provides an after school program to over a thousand of Chicago’s most at-risk students in some of the most under-resourced neighborhoods in the City of Chicago.