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David Gossett

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Overview

David Gossett’s leadership and innovative thinking are crucial not only to Nexsen Pruet, but also to many of the clients he represents. He is the firm’s Managing Partner for Professionals.

In that role, David works closely with practice group leaders and department heads to ensure that attorneys and staff members are receiving the resources necessary to provide clients with high quality and comprehensive legal services.  No matter how daunting an issue, David seems to find a way to meet firm needs while keeping his calm and controlled demeanor that puts people at ease.

Rural America Bond Program

David’s innovative way of seeing and solving problems for his clients is evident through the creation of the Rural America Bond Program.

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Education

University of South Carolina, J.D., 1986

Columbia International University, B.S., 1979

Bar Admissions

South Carolina

North Carolina

Civic & Professional Memberships
  • South Carolina Bar
  • North Carolina Bar
  • Palmetto Agribusiness Council - Rural Economic Development Committee
  • Lead counsel to lender consortium for combined $175,000,000 senior secured loans to group of timberland holding companies
  • Lead counsel for syndicated lenders on $85,000,000 senior secured credit facilities to finance health care facilities
  • Lead counsel to lending consortium for combined $57,500,000 term and working capital facilities to forest product processing companies
  • Lead counsel to lending consortium for $65,000,000 revolving line of credit (asset- based) and $50,000,000 term loan to citrus processing and growing companies
  • Co-lead counsel (collateral agent), for syndicated $600,000,000 credit facilities to sugar processing company
  • Lead counsel for lending consortium on $200,000,000 asset-based revolving line of credit to cattle feedlot operation
  • Lead counsel for lending consortium on $60,000,000 line of credit for oil and gas exploration entity in Oklahoma
  • Lead counsel to lending consortium for $25,000,000 credit facilities for construction and operation of wood processing facility
  • Lead bank counsel for $50,000,000 acquisition line of credit for holding company to purchase target companies
  • Lead counsel for senior secured credit facilities totaling $19,000,000 to flooring products distributor
  • Lead counsel for syndicated credit facilities totaling $70,500,000 to provide term debt and working capital for cement manufacturing company
  • Lead counsel for syndicated $27,000,000 senior secured credit facility to pipe manufacturing company
  • Senior counsel to consortium of lenders purchasing $305,000,000 of $1,500,000,000 senior secured term debt for multi-state timberlands
  • Lead counsel for lender on $14,765,000 construction loan to finance a technology park
  • Lead counsel to lender for $25,000,000 senior secured credit facilities for term debt, operating capital and acquisition funds for heating and air conditioning distribution company
  • Lead counsel for lender on $18,000,000 senior secured credit facilities for wood pellet manufacturing plant
  • Lead counsel for lending consortium on $68,000,000 credit facilities for construction of ethanol production plant
Overview

Writing

Can Our Association Do That? FCA Adopts New Rule for Farm Credit Subsidiaries
Nexsen Pruet attorneys Pat Brown and David Gossett write about how the Farm Credit Administration has adopted a new final rule governing the ownership and use of unincorporated business entities (UBEs) by Farm Credit System institutions.

International Law Update
Appeals court says international contract requires litigation in England.

Rural America Bond Program
The Spring 2008 edition of Carolina Farm Credit's Leader magazine features an article about the Rural America Bond Program. Nexsen Pruet lawyers originated the concept in 2005.

Top 10 Law Firms that Understand Economic Development
Nexsen Pruet is named among the top law firms in the Southeast for economic development - and is the only law firm listed in South Carolina.

Speaking

Faculty Member and Presenter, Regulatory Standards of Conduct and Fiduciary Duties; Directing Positive Change Conference, New Orleans, LA; January 2014

Faculty Member and Presenter, Legal Issues in Capital Markets Lending, AgFirst Lending Symposium, 2015/2016

Mr. Gossett is a native of the Upstate of South Carolina.  He is a former rock climbing and whitewater kayaking instructor, and is an avid fly fisherman.  

He lives in the mountains of North Carolina with his wife, Mary.  They have two daughters and two grandsons.

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"I'm a business partner for my clients.  While I worry about the legal issues, they keep both eyes focused on day to day operation of their businesses."