Erin England

Practices

Education and Clerkships

J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2008

B.B.A., Texas A&M University, 2003

Admissions

Texas, 2008

Profile

Erin England represents some of the world’s largest institutions in connection with structuring and negotiating domestic and international complex commercial transactions.

Erin navigates her clients through the complexities of commercial transactions, with an emphasis on credit facilities to private equity funds and REITs secured by the capital commitments of fund investors, mergers and acquisitions financing, general corporate matters, and a variety of real estate transactions, including construction loans and leasing matters.

A devoted advocate to diversity in the legal community, Erin is the co-chair of the Haynes and Boone Women’s Initiatives Committee and serves on the Board of Directors of the Dallas Women Lawyers Association. Erin is also on the Board of the Town North YMCA, and is an active member of the Leadership Dallas Alumni Association, the Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas, where she served on the Board for two consecutive terms, and the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Women's Leadership Council.

Professional Recognition

  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2017-2018
  • Recognized by D Magazine's "Best Lawyers in Dallas," D Magazine Partners, 2018

Honors

Super Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Selected as Texas Rising Stars 2018

Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2018, published by Thomson Reuters, has recognized 35 Haynes and Boone lawyers as up-and-coming practitioners in the state.

Upcoming Events

Erin England

Partner Erin England to Speak at Women in Law and Leadership Diversity Summit

Partner Erin England will present on a panel entitled "Sponsors, Influencers and Career Engineering" at the Women in Law and Leadership Diversity Summit on May 16, 2019 in Houston, Texas.

GLI Fund Finance

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Contribute to Fund Finance 2019

Haynes and Boone lawyers authored two chapters in “Global Legal Insights to Fund Finance 2019,” which was produced in partnership with the Fund Finance Association. The book covers legal trends in the fund finance markets, including developments in 22 jurisdictions globally.

Professional and Community Activities

  • Town North YMCA Board of Management, Member
  • Dallas Women Lawyers Association, Board of Directors
  • National Association of Women Lawyers
  • Leadership Dallas, Class of 2018
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (Co-Chair, Lawyers Promoting Diversity Committee, 2012,2013)
  • Business Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • Women and the Law Section, State Bar of Texas
  • United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Young Leaders Society
  • United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Women's Leadership Council
  • Women’s Finance Exchange, Board Member, 2016, 2017

Selected Client Representations

  • Representing individual lenders and multi-jurisdictional bank syndicates in connection with the structuring and negotiating of credit facilities to private equity funds, real estate development companies, and real estate investment trusts (REITs), secured by the capital commitments of fund investors.
  • Representing lenders in connection with construction loans and permanent real-estate secured loans involving virtually every type of property use – raw land acquisition, industrial properties, hotels, and office and retail space.
  • Representing private equity funds in connection with the acquisition of companies across a wide range of industries.
  • Representing lenders and borrowers in connection with acquisition loans spanning a diverse array of industries, typically involving complex intercreditor relationships such as subordinated and mezzanine financing.
  • Assisting financial institutions in complying with state and federal banking regulations. 

Selected Publications and Speeches

  • "Lean In," panelist, Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business Women in Business event, October 30, 2018.   
  • "Balancing Career & Family," panelist, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits professional development event, August 23, 2018.
  • "Enforcement: Analysis of lender remedies under U.S. law in subscription-secured credit facilities," co-author, Global Legal Insight to Funds Finance 2018, Fund Finance Association, February 21, 2018.
  • "How Law Firms are Helping Their New Attorneys Succeed," presenter, Texas A&M School of Law Post-Graduation Support Series, Fort Worth, TX, February 12, 2018.
  • "Historical Perspective and Evolution of Investor Issues in Subscription Financing – From Credit Analysis to Enforcement," co-author, Global Legal Insight to Funds Finance 2017, Fund Finance Association, March 7, 2017.

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