George M. Houhanisin - McDermott Will & Emery


George M. Houhanisin advises clients on corporate finance, corporate restructurings and general commercial transactions. He has represented private and public companies, as well as financial institutions, in connection with syndicated secured and unsecured credit facilities, asset-based lending, acquisition financings, recapitalizations, bridge financings, senior subordinated debt and mezzanine transactions for sponsored acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, refinancings and general corporate purposes. George has also worked on international finance transactions, primarily focusing on Europe and North America.

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  • Crain’s Chicago Business Notable Rising Star in Law, 2021
  • M&A Network Emerging Leader, 2021
  • The Legal 500 US, 2021 and 2022


University of Chicago, JD, 2010
University of Michigan, BA, with honors, 2007