Adrienne Sebring

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

New York
United States
T:+1 212 408 2314
New York
United States
T:+1 212 408 2314
Adrienne Sebring

Adrienne Sebring


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Adrienne Sebring's practice concentrates on finance matters, representing arrangers, lending syndicates, administrative and collateral agents, borrowers, financial institutions, insurance companies, private equity funds and corporate trustees in a diverse array of transactions, including syndicated loans, project financings, holdco loans, development loan facilities, asset-based lending facilities, securitizations, structured finance arrangements, private placements, trade and commodity finance and restructurings. 

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JD, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Fordham University School of Law, 2008
BA, cum laude, Duke University, 2005

  • New York State Bar
  • Represented the arrangers and lenders in connection with an up to US$800m  revolving corporate credit facility to support the growth and expansion of a renewable energy developer's clean energy platform.
  • Represented the arrangers and lenders in connection with an up to US$320m letter of credit and revolving loan facility to a developer to support the development of its portfolio of utility-scale energy storage and renewable energy projects.
  • Represented the arrangers and lenders in connection with five-year US$550m credit facility package for a renewable energy developer to support expansion of its solar and energy storage project pipeline.
  • Represented the administrative agent and lenders in connection with a US$100m letter of credit and revolving loan facility for a financial technology company which owns a portfolio of distributed generation photovoltaic solar assets.
  • Represented the lead arranger and lenders in connection with a borrowing base development loan facility for a renewable energy company.
  • Represented a group of investors with respect to a US$350m cross-jurisdictional credit facility to support a renewable energy developer's global energy transition platform.
  • Represented Tesla/SolarCity in multiple securitizations of cash flows from distributed solar generation systems.
  • Represented Dividend Finance in multiple securitizations and warehouse loan facilities for its solar loan portfolio.
  • Represented a financial institution as arranger and agent in a US$2.4 billion structured financing for a major defense contractor to support the manufacture and delivery of fighter aircraft under the Foreign Military Sales program.
  • Represented a power producer and supplier in the private placement of secured notes for its 100 MW wind farm project in Pennsylvania.
  • Represented a group of six insurance company investors on a US$200 million secured notes offering structured as a private placement in connection with the acquisition of a Michigan utility by an infrastructure equity investment fund.
  • Represented a corporate trustee in connection with a restructuring and exchange offer for US$160 million of senior bonds guaranteed by an Indonesian shipping company subject to a suspension of payments proceeding in Indonesia.
  • Represented a corporate trustee under an indenture for perpetual notes issued by a Mexican mortgage financing company subject to insolvency proceedings in Mexico.
  • Represented a high net worth individual in connection with a revolving credit facility secured by the individual's fine art collection.
  • Represented the agent bank on behalf of the lenders in connection with the restructuring of the Lehman Brothers-arranged construction financing for The Ritz-Carlton Club and Residences at the Kapalua Bay Resort in Maui, Hawaii.  
  • Represented a financial institution, as administrative agent and lender, in connection with a peso denominated structured credit facility for a financial purpose entity affiliated with a Mexican micro-lending institution.
  • Represented an educational institution, as borrower, under a loan facility consisting of two term loans aggregating US$45 million, the proceeds of which were used to redeem a series of tax exempt bonds and a series of taxable bonds.
  • Represented a technology and manufacturing company in the monetization of payments under energy savings improvements contracts with various agencies of the United States government.
  • Represented a bank group in connection with restructuring more than US$700 million in loans to a manufacturing company and its domestic and foreign subsidiaries, which included providing debtor-in-possession financing and a debt-for-equity exchange.
  • Represented a corporate trustee in connection with the restructuring of notes issued by a Panamanian company.


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Best Lawyers, 2024
  • Lawdragon 500 X – The Next Generation, Lawdragon, 2023
  • Legal 500 US, Recommended, Structured finance: securitization, The Legal 500, 2022
  • New York Metro Rising Star, business/corporate law, Thomson Reuters, 2015 - 2019
  • IFLR 1000 - United States, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, 2019 - 2021
  • Rising Star, Banking, Capital markets: Debt – United States, IFLR1000, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, 2018
  • "Developments in the Syndicated Loan Market:  Will Historical Distinctions from the High-Yield Bond Market be Restored?", The International Comparative Legal Guide to Lending and Secured Finance, 2019
  • "Overview of Sanctions Programs Affecting the Lending Market in the United States," The International Comparative Legal Guide to Lending and Secured Finance, 2017
  • "Eurozone Uncertainty Spurs Focus on Certain Key Provisions in Financing Documentation," Corporate Practice NewsWire, December 2012
  • Co-author, "The SEC Refocuses on Short Selling,", January 2009
  • Member: Firm's Women's Initiative Group
  • Member: Firm's New York Hiring Committee