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Michelle Bleda Drew




Wake Forest University, J.D.
  • CALI Award for Academic Excellence in Nonprofit Organizations
  • Community Law & Business Clinic; Elder Law Clinic
Davidson College, B.S.
  • Neuroscience; Concentration in Medical Humanities

Prior Employment

  • Hogan Lovells US, LLP, Washington, DC, Senior Associate, 2015-2018
  • K&L Gates, LLP,  Charlotte, NC, Associate, 2013-2015

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Cheli Bleda Drew focuses her practice on commercial lending, corporate finance and private equity and mezzanine finance. She regularly represents both lenders and borrowers in connection with the negotiation, documentation and administration of secured and unsecured single-lender and syndicated revolving and term loan credit facilities, including in connection with asset based loans and acquisition financings.