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Margaret is a member of the firm's Business and Finance department. She concentrates her practice on corporate and financial transactions, including debt financing, leveraged acquisitions, private equity transactions, corporate governance issues and general corporate law. Her transaction experience spans a wide range of industries and deal sizes.

Prior to joining Reed Smith, Margaret was a Graduate Fellow at The John Marshal Business Enterprise Law Clinic where she advised entrepreneur ventures on growth opportunities.


  • John Marshall Law School, 2018, J.D., magna cum laude, Lead Articles Editor, The John Marshall Law Review; Recipient, The Walter Schirmer, Baim and Herzog Scholarships
  • The College of William & Mary, 2015, B.A., Scholastic All-American

  • Illinois

Member, Women's Bar Association of Illinois