Erin England


Education and Clerkships

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

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




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

Erin’s practice focuses on credit facilities to private equity funds 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 her local YMCA and is an active member of the Leadership Dallas Alumni Association.

Upcoming Event

Erin England

Partner Erin England to Speak at Equal Pay Summit

Partner Erin England will present on a panel entitled "Equal Pay, Pregnancy, and Parenthood" at the Equal Pay Summit in Chicago October 21-22, 2019.

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. 
GLI Fund Finance

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Contribute to Fund Finance 2020

Haynes and Boone lawyers contributed two chapters in “Global Legal Insights to Fund Finance 2020,” which was produced in partnership with the Fund Finance Association. The book covers legal trends in the fund finance markets, including developments in 19 global jurisdictions.

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 Publications and Speeches

  • "Sponsors, Influencers and Career Engineering," panelist, Women in Law and Leadership Diversity Summit, Houston, Texas, May 16, 2019.
  • "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.

Professional Recognition

  • Recognized in D Magazine's "Best Lawyers Under 40," D Magazine Partners, 2020
  • Selected Among Leading Dallas-Area Professionals ‘Under 40’ by People Newspapers, D Magazine Partners, 2019
  • 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, 2018-2019

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