July 02, 2018
Weil Mergers & Acquisitions partner Eoghan Keenan and Private Equity partner Christopher Machera have been named among the winners of The M&A Advisor's 2018 Emerging Leaders Awards in the Legal Advisor category. The awards acknowledge their expertise and achievements in law as well as their service to the community.
Mr. Keenan represents public and private companies in connection with complex domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and divestitures. He has advised on array of leading-edge transactions, from landmark mergers to cross-border joint ventures and multibillion-dollar take-privates, and regularly provides counsel regarding general corporate matters.
Mr. Machera represents private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in connection with acquisitions, dispositions, minority investments and general corporate governance matters. He has excelled as an advisor and dealmaker, helping leading private equity sponsors realize their most sophisticated transactions.
The awards recognize professionals in the United States under the age of 40 for their accomplishments in M&A, financing and restructuring, and aim to promote mentorship and professional development among the emerging business leaders. The winners were chosen from a competitive field for their accomplishments in business and in service to the community by an independent panel.