Jessica Seger Bula

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Jessica Seger Bula

Counsel

Hartford | 90 State House Square, Hartford, CT 06103-3702
+1 860 524 3934 | +1 860 524 3930

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Jessica Seger Bula focuses her practice on commercial real estate finance and investment, including the origination, acquisition, and disposition of mortgage loans, mezzanine financings and joint venture investments, with a particular focus on hospitality properties. She also has experience in loan restructurings, workouts and foreclosures of complex-distressed debt structures. She has represented a number of investment banks, life insurance companies, commercial banks, institutional investors and loan servicers.

Significant Representations

  • Represented the lenders in connection with a US$1.6 billion origination of mortgage and mezzanine loans, secured by 98 hotel properties located throughout the United States, franchised with six different flags and managed by twelve different property managers.
  • Represented the lender with respect to a US$175 million origination of a mortgage loan and mezzanine loan secured by a luxury resort located in the Cayman Islands.
  • Represented the lender in connection with the origination of a US$112 million mortgage loan secured by a hotel resort located in Hawaii.
  • Represented the special servicer with respect to the restructuring of a US$120 million mortgage loan secured by a retail property located in Puerto Rico.
  • Represented the special servicer in connection with the restructuring a US$1.6 billion mortgage loan evidenced by notes held across four different securitizations and secured by a portfolio of 254 manufactured housing communities.
  • Represented the special servicer with respect to a “hope note” restructuring of a US$410 million mortgage loan, secured by a Chicago office property.
Education
  • Northwestern University, B.A., 2002
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2005, with Honors
Admissions
  • Connecticut