Megan E. Thompson focuses her practice on corporate finance and financial services, including secured and unsecured loan transactions, asset-based financing, syndicated financing, acquisition financing and real estate financing.
Megan's recent representative transactions include:
- $350 million secured revolving credit facility for a borrower in the wine and spirits industry (counsel to agent)
- $115 million secured senior revolving credit facility for a borrower in the salt mining industry (counsel to agent)
- $37 million secured revolving, term loan and equipment loan facilities for private equity acquisition financing of a public company spin-off (counsel to agent)
- $28 million secured revolving, term loan and equipment loan facilities for a borrower in the transportation industry (counsel to lender)
Megan also has experience representing commercial and institutional clients with respect to property and building sales and acquisitions.
Megan is recognized as a leading lawyer in Banking & Finance in the Chambers USA 2018 guide and was named as Associate to Watch by Chambers in 2019.
Prior to joining Buchanan, Megan was an associate at a small, Pittsburgh-based, multidisciplinary firm, where her work focused on general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions and commercial real estate matters. In addition, prior to pursuing a legal career, Megan was a Certified Public Accountant and served as senior associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she focused her worked on SEC audit engagements.
Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2009, magna cum laude
The Pennsylvania State University, B.S., 2003, high distinction, Accounting
Allegheny County Bar Association
Chair, Fall Festival for the Avon Club, women's civic organization
Leadership Pittsburgh LDI class of XV