Daniel Wei

Practices

Education and Clerkships

J.D., Emory University School of Law, 2019, with Honors; Managing Editor, Emory International Law Review; President, Asian Pacific American Law Students Association; Dean’s Service Award

B.A., Economics, Business, University of Rochester, 2014, cum laude

  • Intern to the Honorable Judge Matthew W. Williams, King County Superior Court, 2017

Admissions

Texas

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin)

Profile

Daniel Wei is an associate in the Finance Practice Group in the Dallas office of Haynes and Boone. He represents lenders and borrowers in a variety of commercial and corporate financial transactions; including acquisition financing, subscription-secured credit facilities, syndicated financings, and multi-jurisdictional and multi-currency facilities.

During law school, Daniel gained general corporate legal experience working at the global headquarters of an industry leader in flat-rolled aluminum products and recycling during a time when the company was undergoing a multi-billion dollar acquisition. As such, he assisted with various projects related to obtaining regulatory approvals in the United States, China, and European Union. Further, Daniel assisted on internal compliance and securities matters.

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

Selected Client Representations

  • Represented Landry’s, Inc. and its subsidiaries in a $300 million increase to the existing term facility and a $30 million increase to the existing revolving facility in connection with the acquisition, and joinder to the facilities, of the Del Frisco Restaurant Group.

Selected Publications and Speeches

  • "Weathering the Economic Storm: Are PPP Loans and Bankruptcy Reorganizations Mutually Exclusive Options?" co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, May 7, 2020.
  • "Federal Reserve Board Announces Revised Terms for the Main Street Lending Program," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, May 6, 2020.
  • "Looking for an Alternative to the PPP? Taking a Second Look at the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, May 1, 2020.
  • "An Overview of the Midsize Business Loan Program under Title IV of the CARES Act," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, April 1, 2020.
  • "Bridging the Gap - An Overview of SBA Loans under the Paycheck Protection Program," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, March 27, 2020.
  • "Approaching Electronic Signature Platforms," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, March 26, 2020.
  • "Interagency Statement Encourages Financial Institutions to Work with Customers Impacted by the Coronavirus Disease 2019," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, March 24, 2020.
  • "SBA's COVID-19 Disaster Loan Program," co-author, Haynes and Boone client alert, March 24, 2020.

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