Solmaz Kraus is counsel with the Structured & Warehouse Finance Team. She focuses her practice on global finance, working on structuring, negotiating, and documenting complex business transactions involving both debt and equity. She works with banks, special opportunities hedge funds, private equity funds, debt funds, and public and privately held companies. Solmaz also has experience on transactions involving the financing of single-family homes, representing lenders and borrowers.
Solmaz has experience as an investment associate at a private equity firm and spent 13 years in law working on business restructuring matters, including representation of debtors, trustees, and secured creditors in restructurings, bankruptcies, and foreclosures.
Solmaz has worked closely with the Children of War Foundation. She assisted in starting a program to connect refugee children in Ethiopia, Jordan, Sudan, and Yemen with children in a Los Angeles elementary school.