Biography

lynn.soukup@pillsburylaw.com

Lynn A. Soukup is a partner in the Finance Group at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.  Her practice focuses on complex financing transactions, including secured lending, sports finance and structured finance, offerings of debt securities and default and insolvency-related matters.

Lynn chaired the ABA Business Law Section’s Commercial Finance Committee from 2007-2010, and was a member of the Drafting Committee that prepared the Section’s comment letter to FASB on legal isolation issues, the Section’s Working Group on SEC Asset Backed Securities Proposal and the Section’s Task Force on Deposit Account Control Agreements.  Lynn also served as chair of the Section’s Investment Securities Subcommittee (dealing with issues that affect financing transactions, including investment securities as collateral and mezzanine financing of real estate) and on the ALI-ABA Commercial Law Advisory Panel.

Lynn has served as the President and on the Executive Committee of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers, and is an ex officio member of the Board of Regents of the College.  Lynn is an emeritus member of The TriBar Opinion Committee and an elected member of the American Law Institute.

Additional information about Lynn’s speaking and writing can be found at http://www.pillsburylaw.com/lynn-soukup.