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Jerry Sanders assists the Firm’s Finance attorneys in representing both lenders and borrowers in lending and structured energy finance transactions secured by or involving oil and gas properties; volumetric production payment and derivative transactions; mortgage warehouse loan facilities; and transactional aspects of bankruptcies and reorganizations.

Jerry’s expertise includes the initial drafting of credit agreements, loan agreements, guaranties, deeds of trust/mortgages, security agreements and amendments thereto, and all related ancillary documents; initial review of organizational documents of borrowers and guarantors; preparation and filing of UCC financing statements and UCC-3 amendments thereto; ordering and initial review of UCC lien searches of borrowers and any other grantors; management of document administration of deeds of trust/mortgages for recording purposes with county clerks and state agencies, including creation of master recording schedule and distribution of documents and data to administrative agent; document administration of executed closing documents, including creation and maintenance of closing binders and distribution of all necessary data to administrative agent, lenders, borrowers, and counsel; conforming credit loan facilities through amendments thereto, including creation of desk copies (mini books) of such any conformed credit loan facility for distribution to clients, borrowers, counsel, and for internal use by the Finance attorneys; management of compendia room containing credit loan facility transactions closing binders; and management of master desk copies and master CD’s of such transactions.

Ranked among the top firms in Texas for Banking and Finance in Chambers USA 2020 by Chambers and Partners

National ranking for Banking and Finance Law in “Best Law Firms” 2020 by U.S. News-Best Lawyers®

Consistently ranked as one of the top financing firms in the United States in The League Tables published by Loan Pricing Corporation

Education & Admissions


  • B.S., 2004, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Paralegal Certificate, 1992, Southeastern Paralegal Institute