Robert Shaw is a member of the firm’s commercial finance team. He concentrates his practice in a broad array of credit transactions, representing agents, lenders, financial institutions, private equity groups, public and private companies, tribal governments and affiliated tribal entities, and other business organizations in all aspects of secured and unsecured financing. Mr. Shaw’s experience includes credit facilities involving organizations in a wide range of industries and sectors, including manufacturing, oil and gas, health care, agricultural, financial services, and tribal development and gaming finance. Types of credit facilities Mr. Shaw routinely handles include syndicated, multitranche, asset-based, cash flow, investment grade, mezzanine, first lien/second lien, SBIC financing, dividend recapitalization, bridge loan facilities, note purchase investments, and work-outs.

Professional & Community Activities

University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy, Past Member

University of Florida Justice Campbell Thornal Moot Court, Past Member


  • University of Florida, J.D. (2006)
    cum laude
  • University of Florida, B.A. (2004)
    magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2013)
  • New York (2007)

Who We Are

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Robert B. Shaw

Experience Highlights

Tribal Financing
Representation of tribal affiliate in connection with unsecured “covenant-lite” credit facility totaling $140,000,000 for use in construction of new more
Asset-Backed Leverage Financing
Representation of bank, as lead arranger and administrative agent, in connection with over $200 million in syndicated bank loan facilities provided more
Investment Grade Financing
Representation of public company in connection with $9 billion senior bridge credit facility in connection with strategic acquisition, more
$40,000,000 senior secured credit with Revolver and Term Loan A components for financial services company
Representation of financial services company in connection with $40,000,000 senior secured credit with Revolver and Term Loan A components for use in more