“Noted for his sophisticated commercial finance practice”
“Both a ‘smart and very diligent’ practitioner”

Chambers USA 2020

John M. Jameson

Los Angeles
  • 355 South Grand Avenue, Suite 100
  • Los Angeles, CA 90071-1560
  • USA

John Jameson, a partner in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins, practices commercial law and has extensive experience in a broad array of commercial finance transactions, including numerous types of loan transactions and structured finance transactions.

Mr. Jameson is the Chair of the Global Opinions and Confirmations Committee. He has represented institutional lenders, borrowers, equity sponsors, and others in the following types of matters:

  • Leveraged financings
  • Acquisition financings
  • Working capital financings
  • Asset-based loans
  • Commercial paper programs
  • Out-of-court debt restructurings
  • UCC foreclosures

Mr. Jameson has represented underwriters, placement agents, dealers, issuers, lenders, and other parties in securitization transactions involving both public and private securities offerings and a wide variety of asset types, including credit card receivables and utility stranded assets.

Representative clients include:

  • Alliance Healthcare Services, Inc.
  • Amgen Inc.
  • Broadcom Corporation
  • Hudson Pacific Properties
  • Irving Place Capital
  • Jackson Family Wines, Inc.
  • Jo-Ann Stores, LLC
  • Leonard Green & Partners
  • Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.
  • Motorcar Parts of America, Inc.
  • Owens-Illinois, Inc.
  • Stone Canyon Industries
  • The Container Store, Inc.

Mr. Jameson has spoken on various topics regarding commercial transactions and structured finance.

  • Bar Qualification
    • California
    • JD, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 1985
    • BA, Cornell University, 1980
  • Practices
  • Industries
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