Representing both financial institutions and companies, Nick counsels clients through the financing of secured and unsecured syndicated credit facilities, acquisition financings, and asset-based financings. Nick Roecker is a partner with Alston & Bird's Finance Group. He focuses his practice on representing financial institutions, private equity sponsors, and corporate issuers in a variety of cash-flow lending transactions, including leveraged buyouts, acquisition financings, and investment-grade credit facilities. Nick earned his J.D., cum laude, from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University. He was elected to the Brainerd Currie Honor Society and received the CALI Award for Excellence in Partnership Taxation. Nick graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia with a B.B.A. in finance and a minor in political science. Nick is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.