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Meghan McDermott

Meghan McDermott


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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
32 Old Slip
New York, NY 10005



  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2010, cum laude; Symposium Editor, Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial and Commercial Law
  • University of Michigan, B.A., 2007, University Honors


  • New York

Meghan McDermott works with leading investment and commercial banks with a focus on financing transactions involving both new issuance of secured and unsecured high-yield debt securities as well as syndicated institutional loans.

Meghan has represented the financing sources on a number of recent acquisitions, including the acquisition by HD Supply’s Waterworks division by Clayton Dublier & Rice and the acquisition of American Casino & Entertainment Properties by Golden Entertainment, an owner and operator of gaming properties.   

Meghan has also represented leading investment banks in the issuance of equity securities and tender offers, including the recently completed tender offer for Western Digital Corporation and the common share offering for Golden Entertainment. 

Meghan is recognized as a Rising Star Partner by IFLR1000 and by Law360 as a 2022 Rising Star in the area of Capital Markets – one of five attorneys in the country under 40 to receive that recognition. Meghan was also named a Rising Star in Equity Capital Markets as a part of IFLR’s Rising Stars Awards 2022 Americas. She currently serves as co-head of Cahill’s Summer Associate Program.