Louis E. Wahl IV

Senior Counsel

Overview

Louis Wahl is a senior counsel and business lawyer with Foley & Larder LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Finance & Financial Institutions Practice.

Louis represents corporate borrowers in a variety of domestic and international finance transactions, including syndicated and bilateral financings, secured and unsecured financings, second lien financings, asset-based facilities, working capital facilities, and recapitalizations.

Representative Transactions 

Louis’s recent representative transactions include:

  • Representing a motor and generator manufacturer with respect to its $3.5 billion revolving credit facilities
  • Representing a motor vehicle parts manufacturer with respect to its $2.25 billion revolving credit and term loan facilities
  • Representing a dental equipment and supplies manufacturer with respect to its $400 million term loan facility
  • Representing a fashion company with respect to its $150 million asset-based revolving credit facility
  • Representing a small engine manufacturer with respect to its $677.5 million debtor-in-possession financing
  • Representing a financial services technology company with respect to its $2 billion revolving credit facility
  • Representing a building products and systems manufacturer with respect to its $3.3 billion revolving credit facilities
  • Representing a motorcycle manufacturer with respect to its $1.75 billion revolving credit facilities
  • Representing an NFL franchise with respect to its $50 million revolving credit facility
  • Representing an MLB franchise with respect to its $125 million revolving credit and term loan facilities

Education

Louis received his law degree, with a business law concentration, from the University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2012), where he was elected to the Order of the Coif. While in law school, he served as the managing editor for the Minnesota Journal of International Law. Louis graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in applied economics (B.S., 2009).

Admissions

Louis is admitted to practice in Wisconsin and before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.

Capabilities