Sidley Austin Adds Cynthia Bai in Debt Finance from Cooley in Palo Alto

Cynthia Bai joins Sidley as a partner in their Global Finance group. Her practice focuses on debt financing transactions involving technology, life science, healthcare, and other high growth verticals, with an emphasis on venture debt and other emerging growth debt facilities, as well as fund finance. Her clients include debt funds, banks, and other lenders, as well as operating company and investment fund borrowers. “Cynthia’s strong knowledge of the structures common to early stage and high growth borrowers and venture funds is a great addition to our team,” said Kevin Blauch, leader of Sidley’s Global Finance practice and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.