Harris C. Siskind - McDermott Will & Emery


Harris C. Siskind advises clients on private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters. Harris is global head of McDermott’s Transactions Practice Group.

Harris has handled many complex transactions, including acquisitions and divestitures, on behalf of private equity sponsors. He has also represented numerous strategic buyers, public corporations and private companies in connections with acquisitions, sales and a broad range of other corporate transactions.


  • Represented H.I.G. Capital, LLC, in connection with numerous acquisitions, including the acquisition of ZimVie, Barton Associates, Celerion, Navitas, Cora Physical Therapy, BioVectra, Inc., Cardinal Logistics, Reliant Holdings, Inc., Correct Care Solutions, Inc., Supply Source Enterprises, Inc., Recochem, Inc., Adam’s Polishes, Inc., Iron Bow Holdings, Inc., BIC Graphics, Inc., Pico Digital, Inc., Lexmark Carpet Mills, Inc., Big Tex Trailer Manufacturing, Inc., Progressive Logistics Services, LLC, Flight Options, LLC, VAS Aero Services, LLC, Safe-Guard Products International, LLC, The Harvard Drug Group, LLC, Trinity Services Group, Inc., South Bay Medical Centers, Inc., Rolland Enterprises, Integrity Nutraceuticals International, Cornerstone Research & Development, Inc., ATX Networks, Inc., InnoTrans Communications, Inc. and Fox River Fiber Company, LLC
  • Represented H.I.G. Capital, LLC in connection with numerous sale transactions, including the sales of Recochem Holdings, Sustana Group, Milestone Technologies, LCM Parent, Inc., Albertville Quality Foods, Inc., Accupac, Inc., Securus Holdings, Inc., The Harvard Drug Group, LLC, Thermo Fluids, Inc., Capstone Logistics, LLC, Safe-Guard Products International, LLC, Big Tex Trailer Manufacturing, Inc. and Amerijet International, Inc.
  • Represented Boyne Capital Partners in connection with the formation of Boyne Capital Fund I LP, as well as the acquisitions of Family Private Care, Inc., Fresh Alternatives, LLC, B&W Quality Growers, LLC, acquisition of G4Y Youth Services and the sale of Sonas Healthcare and B&W Growers, LLC

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  • Chambers USA, Band 1 in Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, 2009-2024
  • Legal 500 US, Recommended, 2011-2024
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2015-2024
  • Thomson Reuters, Stand-out Lawyer – independently rated lawyers, 2024
  • IFLR1000, Private Equity, M&A, 2022
  • Acritas Stars, listed among independently rated lawyers, 2019-2020


  • Feeding South Florida, Chairman (2015-2021), Director (2013-2024)


University of Florida Levin College of Law, JD, with honors, 1993
Dartmouth College, BA, 1990