Rick Thide is an associate in Choate’s Finance & Restructuring Group. He represents banks, finance companies and corporate borrowers in a broad range of U.S. and multi-national commercial finance transactions.
Prior to joining Choate, Rick was an associate at a large international law firm where he focused his practice on syndicated debt financings, asset-based financings, acquisition financings and debt workouts and restructurings. While in law school, Rick interned for The Honorable William G. Young of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts and served as Managing Editor of the Boston College Law Review.
Finance: represents banks, institutional investors, lenders and borrowers in a wide range of financing transactions.
Bankruptcy & Restructuring: represents secured creditors and debtors in a variety of creditors’ rights and insolvency matters, including restructuring, workouts, and cash collateral and debtor-in-possession financings.
Education & Credentials
- Boston College Law School
- JD, 2013
- The George Washington University
- BA, 2008, summa cum laude
Choate represented Bank of America, N.A. in connection with a $3,150,000,000 senior secured loan to Rite Aid Corporation, comprised of a $2,700,000,000 asset-based revolving credit facility and a $450,000,000 first-in last-out term loan facility (collectively, the “Senior Credit Facilities”).