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Deborah J. Enea

Deborah J. Enea


Berwyn, PA
Phone: 610.640.7813    Fax: 610.640.7835

Deborah J. Enea is a partner in the Financial Services Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Berwyn office.

Ms. Enea focuses her practice on leveraged finance transactions such as acquisition financings; syndicated, club and bilateral financings; mezzanine financings; cash flow and asset-based lending; and other secured and unsecured lending transactions for financial institutions and corporate borrowers.

Ms. Enea has represented a variety of parties in financial services matters, including agents, traditional lenders, corporate borrowers and nonbank lenders, with a particular emphasis on representing private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies. She regularly advises on lending transactions in a number of different industries, including the manufacturing, financial services, health care and pharmaceutical industries.

Ms. Enea joined Pepper from King and Spalding, LLP where she was a finance associate. Prior to practicing law, she spent ten years working in commercial lending as a credit analyst with the CIT Group and as the finance program manager at Presidio, an IT reseller, where her responsibilities included partnering with banks and finance companies to provide leasing and finance solutions for middle-market borrowers.


  • J.D., with honors, Emory University School of Law, 2009, Order of the Coif; articles editor, Emory Law Journal
  • M.A., Art History, Temple University Tyler School of Art, 1995
  • B.A., Art History, Colgate University, 1991

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • Georgia

Practice Areas

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