How to Review Counterparty Paper Like a Pro

Author: Christi Disparte, In-House Counsel
Published: 18.01.2023
When I first started redlining the other party’s template (aka paper), the task felt daunting and even (dare I say?) scary. I didn’t know where to start and worried I would miss important terms that my company needed to protect itself. With each counterparty paper I’ve reviewed and redlined, I’ve realized the process doesn’t have to keep me up at night or cause cold sweats. Here are six steps to make your next counterparty paper review smoother and faster. 1. Orient yourself with the counterparty paper. The initial review of the template doesn’t need to be an in-depth review. You…