Megan Vallerie - McDermott Will & Emery


Megan Vallerie advises clients on a broad range of complex real estate transactions on both the debt and equity sides of the table. She has significant experience representing banks, life insurance companies, capital markets lenders, debt funds and other alternative lenders at all levels of the capital stack, including in connection with mortgage and mezzanine financing, securitized loans, construction lending, preferred equity investments, bridge financing and other structured financings, as well as intercreditor, co-lender and participation arrangements.

Show More


  • In the one of the largest retail transactions of 2022, represented a private equity fund co-managed by a global investment manager and NY based development firm together with their operating partner in the acquisition of a mixed-use lifestyle center located in Westchester County, including multiple joint venture arrangements and acquisition and construction financing for planned improvements to reposition the retail portions of the center*
  • Represented a global investment manager together with its operating partner in connection with the acquisition and recapitalization of a $1B 15 medical office portfolio, including the assumption and modification of existing loans encumbering individual properties in the portfolio*
  • Represented a global investment manager in connection with the acquisition of a 27 medical office portfolio across 13 states, including fixed and floating rate acquisition financing, and the simultaneous acquisition of 2 life science properties from the same seller, in a transaction valued at over $600MM*

Show More


  • The Legal 500 US, Recommended, 2023


  • CRE Finance Council, Women’s Network, member


Fordham University School of Law, JD, 2001
University of California, Los Angeles, BA, 1998

New York