Gail's practice has included syndicated and single-lender loan and letter of credit facilities, debt restructures, project financings, leveraged and synthetic lease transactions, structured financings, asset securitizations, cross-border and multi-currency financings, taxable and tax-exempt public debt issuances, private placements, commercial paper programs, collateralized mortgage obligations, venture capital investments and lender liability counseling.
Gail has represented a wide range of participants in these matters, including national, state and foreign banking institutions, insurance companies, trustees, asset-based and other lending institutions, underwriters, venture capital investors, securities issuers, borrowers and other corporate clients. A significant portion of her practice has also been devoted to transactions related to the health care industry. Gail also has extensive experience in handling secured transactions, including under both Articles 8 and 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.
Gail has been named one of the Best Lawyers in America for each year since 1995, as published by Woodward/White Publications. Among her professional honors, she has been elected a Fellow of The American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers.
Vice President and Director, Working Group on Legal Opinions Foundation
Regent and Fellow, The American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers
Director and Past Chair, Texas Business Law Foundation (Chair, 2011-2012)
Chair, Working Group on Legal Opinions Project on Commonly Excluded Laws
Past Steering Committee Member, DirectWomen (formed as an initiative of the American Bar Association and Catalyst, Inc.)
Past Chair, Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas (approximately 3,500 members)