Marvin Miller is a corporate partner in the New York office of Winston & Strawn who concentrates his practice in bank financing.
Mr. Miller has experience representing domestic and international corporate and financial institutions, hedge funds, and governmental entities in connection with a range of financing transactions, including second lien and mezzanine financings, private placements (unsecured and secured), asset-based financings, foreign and domestic tender offers (hostile and friendly), structured acquisition financings (including corporate strategic acquisitions and leveraged buyouts involving subordinate debt and financier equity positions), municipal bond financings, debtor-in-possession, sale-leasebacks, debt restructurings, synthetic leases, and commercial paper back-up facilities.
In particular, Mr. Miller has handled financings involving aircraft, motion picture studios, media properties, insurance companies, manufacturers, hotels, medical service providers, food companies, hospitals, municipalities, gaming companies, ships, mineral properties, and racehorses.
Mr. Miller is a member of the Corporate Opinion Committee. Mr. Miller is also a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
Mr. Miller received a B.A. in Political Science from DePaul University in 1983 and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 1990, where he was articles editor of the Fordham International Law Review.
Speeches and Publications
Mr. Miller frequently speaks about topics of significant interest to the marketplace. He served as a panelist on the Winston & Strawn-moderated and hosted panel titled “After the Fall: Navigating the New Credit Market,” held Sept. 17, 2008 at the 14th Annual Reuters LPC Loan Conference in New York, where he spoke on the outcome of recent transactions.
Mr. Miller also spoke on a panel at Hedgeworld’s Fall Fund Services Expo & Conference on Oct. 2, 2008 titled “Credit, Risk & Valuations,” which discussed the accounting statement FAS 157. The expo provided a strategic forum for investors and fund managers to discuss the latest trends, market events, and elements essential for hedge funds and funds of funds to be successful in today’s business environment.
Mr. Miller also spoke at the Loan Syndications and Trading Association Webinar on Oct. 28, 2008 titled “Mark-to-Market Accounting and FAS 157 – How This Impacts You.” The program examined some of the issues that have arisen with the accounting statement FAS 157 and why it’s relevant to the loan market.