Rachel J. Silverman

Associate, Chicago



Rachel J. Silverman is an associate in the Firm's Global M&A Practice Group and a member of the Real Estate Industry Group. She is based in the Chicago office. Rachel's practice focuses on real estate transactions, with particular emphasis on acquisitions, dispositions and sale-and-leaseback transactions.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Vanderbilt University Law School
Certificate of Specialization in Law and Business
Vanderbilt University
University of Michigan


Representative matters include the representation of:

Valmet Corporation, the leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries, in its EUR 64 million acquisition of PMP Group, a Polish provider of technologies and services for the paper industry.

Dominus Capital, L.P., in its acquisition of Lockmasters, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of locks, doors and related hardware components and provider of related education and training classes.

Macquarie Infrastructure Partners and Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ: UNIT) in connection with the acquisition of Bluebird Network, LLC, the owner of an approximately 5,200-mile fiber network in Missouri and Illinois; and the concurrent representation of Macquarie Infrastructure Partners in connection with the acquisition of Uniti Group Inc.'s Midwest fiber business, comprising an approximately 2,500-mile fiber network in Illinois.

A large institutional investor in the purchase of four Marriott-flagged hotels, having a value in excess of $250 million.