Andrew W. McCune - McDermott Will & Emery


Andrew W. McCune focuses his practice on representing private equity funds and their portfolio companies on structuring and negotiating complex business transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, control and growth equity financings, incentive plans and general corporate matters with particular experience with respect to health care services transactions. He represents traditional committed fund sponsors as well as alternatively funded sponsors and investors, management teams, purchasers and sellers in diverse industries and market segments. He regularly acts as lead counsel for the portfolio companies of private equity fund clients on their strategic and commercial matters.

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  • Handled numerous private equity, leveraged buyout (LBO), merger and acquisition and divestiture transactions for LaSalle Capital, Baird Capital, HCI Equity Partners, New Harbor Capital, Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company and their portfolio companies, as well as non-control and co-investments for PPM America Capital Partners, Twin Bridge Capital Partner and Adams Street Partners


  • The Best Lawyers in America 2009 – 2021
  • Chambers USA 2007 – 2022
  • Illinois Super Lawyers

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  • American Bar Association
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Governing Council
  • Washington University, Gephardt Institute of Public Service, National Council


University of Chicago Law School, JD, 1989
Washington University, AB, summa cum laude, 1986