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Caroline Bailey
Caroline Bailey
Senior Associate — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions
Senior Associate — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions

Caroline Bailey

Caroline Bailey
Richmond

901 East Byrd Street
Suite 1500
Richmond, VA 23219

Caroline Bailey

Caroline’s principal area of practice is corporate finance and securities law, including securities offerings, private equity, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate representation with a particular concentration on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).

Capital Markets

  • Global Medical REIT Inc. in its $150 million initial public offering of common stock and all of its subsequent capital markets transactions including multiple follow-on underwritten public offerings and ATM offerings of common stock and an underwritten public offering of preferred stock

  • CYS Investments, Inc. in its $172 million ATM program 

  • Orchid Island Capital, Inc. in its $125 million ATM program

  • Underwriters to DiamondRock Hospitality Company in its $200 million ATM program

  • Underwriters to Urban Edge Properties in its $250 million ATM program 

  • Underwriters to Urban Edge Properties in its $194 million public offering of common stock 

  • Underwriters to Clipper Realty Inc. in its $88 million initial public offering of common stock

  • Underwriters to NETSTREIT Corp. in its $233 million Rule 144A offering of common stock

  • Underwriters to PLH Group, Inc. in its $208 million Rule 144A offering of class A-1 common stock

  • Ellington Financial Inc. in its $115 million public offering of Series A fixed-to-floating rate cumulative redeemable preferred stock

  • Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT in its $47 million public offering of common shares 

  • Underwriters to Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust in its $40 million public offering of Series D cumulative convertible preferred stock

  • Placement agent to Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust in its $90 million private offering of preferred stock and subsequent exchange offer 

  • Global Medical REIT in its $18.1 million acquisition of Inter-American Management resulting in a management internalization

  • The Special Committee of the Board of Directors of Owens Realty Mortgage, a specialty finance REIT, in its $200 million merger with Ready Capital Corporation, a real estate finance company

  • CYS Investments, an agency mortgage REIT, in its merger with Two Harbors Investment Corp., a leading hybrid mortgage REIT

  • Special Committee of the Board of Directors of MVP REIT II in the acquisition of MVP REIT by MVP REIT II in a stock-for-stock merger

  • Routinely advises multiple publicly traded corporations on 1933 Act and 1934 Act compliance, listing exchange requirements, corporate governance, and board of directors matters

Credentials

  • University of Richmond School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 2014 (Order of the Coif; McNeil Law Society; University of Richmond Law Review)
  • Washington & Lee University,  B.S., Business Administration with Special Attainments in Commerce cum laude, 2011
  • Virginia
  • “2017 Kayo Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit,” April 24-25, 2017 (speaker)