Franc Del Fosse

Of Counsel
Tel 602.798.5456
Fax 602.798.5595

Franc Del Fosse has advised clients on transactional and business matters for nearly 20 years on various financing and lending transactions, as well as mergers and acquisitions and securities issuances.

He has significant experiences with the CARES Act and in particular advising lenders and borrowers in connection with programs like the Paycheck Protection Program and the Main Street Lending Program. He also has a wide-ranging project finance practice related to advising developers, lenders, investors, and other parties in project development, including energy projects.

Franc has significant experience representing public and private companies in complex securities transactions, financings and merger and acquisition deals and SEC Exchange Act compliance and reporting requirements.

Franc began his legal career in the Silicon Valley office of an international law firm. More recently, he was a partner at a prominent law firm headquartered in Arizona, where he founded and led the firm's renewable energy industry group. He has also served in-house as a general counsel for a publicly-traded company.

Recent Publications and Events

Co-author, "Payroll Protection Program: Practical Advice for Completing Your Loan Necessity Questionnaire," Ballard Spahr alert, December 16, 2020

Podcast, “Updates on Main Street Lending Program,” July 22, 2020

Webinar, “Regional Report: Healthcare & the Economy, A GPEC Virtual Series,” July 9, 2020

Co-author, “Employer Guidelines: Nine Step Guide to PPP Loan Forgiveness,” July 7, 2020

Co-author, “FRB Boston Releases Main Street Lending Program Documentation and FAQs,” June 4, 2020

Webinar, “Nonprofit Considerations Regarding PPP Loan Forgiveness, Recent Flexibility Act Guidance and Employment Credits,” Junes 17, 2020

Co-author, “Paycheck Protection Program: An Overview,” June 25, 2020

Co-author, “Nonprofits Should Consider Updated May 13, 2020 SBA Guidance on PPP Applications,” May 14, 2020

Co-author, “SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance Releases Four COVID-19 Related FAQs,” May 6, 2020

Co-author, “Federal Reserve Board Expands Main Street Lending Program,” May 1, 2020

Co-author, “U.S. Treasury Provides Guidance on Paycheck Protection Program, Demands Repayment From Applicants With ‘Adequate Sources of Liquidity,” April 28, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Forms Cross-Divisional COVID-19 Market Monitoring Group and Announces Investor Advisory Committee Meeting,” April 28, 2020

Co-author, “NYSE and NASDAQ Provide Temporary Listing Compliance Relief for Certain Listed Companies,” April 27, 2020

Webinar, “Nonprofit Update on CARES Act Forgiveness, Bond Financing, Employees and Other Current Issues,” April 15, 2020

Co-author, "Payroll Protection Program May Provide Relief to Eligible Small Businesses – If You Can Navigate the Workforce Issues," April 13, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Releases Two Additional C&DIs Related to Its COVID-19 Order Extending Certain Conditional Exemptions from Reporting and Proxy Delivery Requirements,” April 7, 2020

Co-author, “Treasury Provides Guidance on SBA Paycheck Protection Program,” April 1, 2020

Co-author, “Overview of the SBA Loan Programs Related to COVID-19 Crisis Aid and Relief,” April 1, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Announces Ad Hoc Meeting of Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee and Virtual Coffee Breaks in Response to COVID-19 Challenges Faced By Small Businesses,” April 1, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Extends Conditional Relief From Reporting and Proxy Delivery Requirements for Public Companies Affected By COVID-19,” March 27, 2020

Co-author, “SEC’s Coronavirus Response Efforts: Maintaining Operations Consistent with Health Directives,” March 26, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Provides Filing Extension for Reporting Companies and Individuals Affected by Coronavirus,” March 13, 2020

Co-author, “SEC Proposes to Modernize, Improve, and Simplify Disclosure Framework Under Regulation S-K,” August 15, 2019

Community Activities & Accomplishments

Arizona Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2012-2013

Arizona Governor’s Solar Energy Task Force, Member, 2011-2013

East Valley Partnership, Former Member

Chandler Chamber of Commerce, Former Member

Greater Phoenix Economic Council—GPEC Next Council Member 2019-2020

Columbia University School of Law (J.D. 2001)

Arizona State University (B.A. 1998)