Matt Gherlein focuses his practice on representing lenders and borrowers in complex secured and unsecured commercial financing transactions. He has experience with senior and subordinated debt facilities, cross-border and multicurrency transactions, asset-based loans, acquisition financing, debt restructurings, and unsecured real estate investment trust (REIT) financings.
Financial institutions and other private credit funds for which Matt has worked on substantial matters include PNC, Wells Fargo, KeyBank, JPMorgan, Citizens Bank, and Crestline Investors. He also has worked on financing-related matters for a number of public companies, including, among others, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, La-Z-Boy, SITE Centers Corp., and Horizon Global Corporation, and private equity funds, including, among others, Blue Point Capital Partners, Blue Sea Capital, Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, The Riverside Company, and Tecum Capital Partners.
Matt is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.
- The Ohio State University (J.D. magna cum laude 2015; Order of the Coif; Managing Editor, Ohio State Law Journal); Vanderbilt University (B.A. in Economics and English & History 2012)