Frank P. Steinherr - McDermott Will & Emery


Frank Steinherr is a global co-head of the Firm’s Private Equity Practice Group, a member of the firm-wide Management Committee and a co-Managing Partner of the firm’s New York office.

Frank is a nationally recognized mergers and acquisition attorney who focuses his practice on private equity investments. He represents private equity clients in all aspects of their investments in portfolio companies, from acquisition through exit. Frank has extensive experience advising private equity clients and their portfolio companies in both private and public mergers and acquisitions, including leveraged buyouts, traditional purchase and sale transactions, strategic mergers, joint ventures, restructuring and recapitalization transactions. He also has significant experience representing clients in take-private transactions and carve-out transactions.


A sampling of Frank’s recent experience includes representation of:

Wellspring Capital Management in its:

  • acquisition of Caring Brands International
  • acquisition of Pentec Health
  • acquisition of Healthpro Heritage

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  • The Legal 500 US, Recommended, 2023


New York University School of Law, LLM, 2003
University of Oxford, LLB, 2002
Brunel University, MA, 2000
College of William and Mary, BA, 1999

New York