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Gerard represents lenders, borrowers, sponsors and investors in sophisticated U.S. and international financing transactions in a variety of industries. Typical transactions include asset-based loans, leveraged loans, and other secured financing transactions; acquisition financings; recapitalizations; bridge facilities; venture loan transactions; and complex intercreditor arrangements. Gerard has extensive experience in financial and corporate restructurings and workouts, cross-border and multi-currency financings, debtor-in-possession financings and exit financings, as well as project finance transactions, leveraged leasing, aircraft and other equipment financings, and transfers of portfolios of loans and leases.


  • University of Chicago Law School, 1998, 法学博士, with honors
  • Yale University, 1993, 学士

  • 伊利诺伊州

  • Commercial Finance Association (MidWest Chapter)


  • Ranked in Chambers USA for Illinois Banking & Finance, 2024