Valerie Radwaner is a prominent finance expert in the US market known for her superb work advising banking clients on a range of financing and restructuring matters.
Valerie Radwaner is deputy chair of the firm, a member of the firm’s management committee and a partner in the finance practice group of the corporate department.
Valerie has extensive experience representing major corporations, financial institutions, hedge funds and private equity sponsors in acquisition financings, secured and unsecured bank financings, mezzanine financings, second-lien financings, asset-based loans, restructurings and DIP and exit facilities. She has represented clients in a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on the fashion, retail and luxury brand sectors.
Valerie is a member of the global advisory board of Women in Law Empowerment Forum, an organisation dedicated to the advancement of women in law, and also sits on the Thomson Reuters women’s transformative leadership advisory board. Until recently, she served on the advisory board of the fashion, arts, media and entertainment centre at Cardozo School of Law and is the co-author of the fashion finance chapter in Fashion Law: A Guide for Designers, Fashion Executives and Attorneys, second edition (2014). In 2017, she was recognised by Euromoney Legal Media Group in the “Best in Corporate Governance” category of its Americas Women in Business Law Awards.