Jeff Norton

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Jeff Norton

Partner

New York | 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036-6797
+1 212 698 3550 | +1 212 698 3599

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Jeff Norton, a partner in Dechert’s global finance practice, focuses on corporate finance matters, with particular emphasis on acquisition finance. His experience includes advising on syndicated senior and junior leveraged debt, bridge loan financings and high yield issuances in the U.S., Europe and Asia, including numerous U.S. and European TLB and Yankee loan transactions.

Mr. Norton advises corporates, financial institutions, financial sponsors and funds on a variety of finance matters such as leveraged finance, general finance, liability management transactions as well as restructurings.

Mr. Norton has been consistently recognized among the leading banking and finance lawyers in the U.S., most recently recognized in the 2017 editions of Chambers Global and Chambers USA.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Norton served as the head of the U.S. banking practice at Linklaters. His previous experience includes serving as a partner at O’Melveny & Myers.

Education
  • University of Washington, B.A., 1981, Honors
  • University of Washington, M.A., 1982, cum laude
  • Cornell Law School, J.D., 1985, cum laude, Senior Editor, Cornell Law Review
Admissions
  • New York