Private equity firms rely on Ben Herbers to guide them through the acquisition financing process as they are investing in portfolio companies. Ben also works with portfolio companies as they determine their financing needs and obligations after a transaction or as a part of exit planning.
Ben’s experience in complex financing transactions includes construction financing, commercial real estate loans, revolving credit facilities, term loan facilities, and tax-exempt financings.
Ben drafts, negotiates, and reviews agreements related to loans, credit facilities, asset-backed financings, project finance and real estate development. He has experience representing major financial institutions as lender, lessor and bond purchaser in a variety of transactions. He also has significant experience in renewable energy finance.
Ben is a member of Koley Jessen's Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
News & Publications
- Nebraska Confirms that Forgiven PPP Loans are not Taxable and Covered PPP Loan Expenses are Deductible; Stabilization Grants are Taxable02.23.2021
- Nebraska CPA, 04.04.2020
- KJ University, 09.20.2023
- Koley Jessen, 02.18.2020
Honors & Affiliations
Honors & Awards
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™, Banking and Finance Law, 2024
Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2023
- Clerked for Chief Justice Heavican on the Nebraska Supreme Court
J.D., University of Nebraska College of Law (with distinction)
- Nebraska Law Review - Executive Editor
M.B.A., University of Nebraska
B.A., University of Nebraska
- State of Nebraska