Vedder Price

Thomas E. Schnur

Shareholder

Thomas E. Schnur is a Shareholder at Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Finance and Transactions group.

Mr. Schnur counsels clients in a variety of corporate law matters.

In his commercial finance practice, Mr. Schnur has extensive experience in structuring, negotiating and documenting complex commercial loan transactions. He represents leading financial institutions in both syndicated and single lender credit faciilties, including leveraged finance and cash flow credits and asset-based credits, in a variety of contexts including sponsor acquisitions, unitranche facilities and first lien/second lien transactions. In addition, his practice encompases, cross-border transactions, private placement transactions, ESOP financing transactions, and mezzanine and subordinated debt financings. He is experienced in representing financial institutions in workout and reorganization matters and debtor-in-possession financings.

In his mergers and acquisitions practice, Mr. Schnur represents buyers and sellers of businesses in stock and asset acquisitions, mergers, divestitures, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and venture capital transactions.

In his general corporate practice, Mr. Schnur represents middle market corporations as outside general counsel with respect to their corporate legal matters. Mr. Schnur has particular experience in health care finance transactions.

Mr. Schnur has been selected by his peers as a Leading Lawyer in Corporate Finance from 2011 to 2018, and in Secured Transactions Law from 2013 to 2018. He received a “BV Distinguished” Peer Rating in Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Schnur is active in a number of professional organizations, including the Secured Finance Network and the Association for Corporate Growth.

Thomas E. Schnur

Shareholder

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, J.D., 1986
  • University of Illinois, B.S., 1983, with honors

Thomas E. Schnur

Shareholder

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1986

Affiliations

  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth
  • Board Member, Commercial Finance Association Education Foundation Governing Board
  • Board Member, The Entrepreneurship Institute, Chicago Chapter

Thomas E. Schnur

Shareholder