Trevor Currie

Counsel, Chicago



Trevor Currie is a counsel in White & Case's global M&A practice, based in Chicago. Trevor focuses his practice on venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and other complex business transactions.

Trevor has extensive experience with advising privately held emerging and high growth companies, as well as venture capital funds, private equity funds and corporate venture groups that invest in those companies, in connection with equity and debt financings, mergers, acquisitions, divestures, corporate restructurings and general corporate matters.

Bars and Courts
Illinois State Bar
Wisconsin State Bar
Notre Dame Law School
Loyola University, Chicago


Experience includes:

Representation of Inversago Pharma, Inc., a clinical stage biotech company with a unique portfolio of peripherally-acting CB1 inverse agonists, on its CAD 95 million Series C funding, led by New Enterprise Associates.

Representation of NRG Energy, Inc. in connection with its issuance of US$650 million of preferred stock, the proceeds of which were used to partially fund NRG's US$2.6 billion acquisition of Vivint Smart Home, Inc.

Representation of Redwood Capital Management, LLC, MSD Partners, L.P., and their respective affiliates, on the purchase of US$40 million of Series A Senior Preferred Stock issued by American Public Education, Inc.

Representation of a publicly traded mobile computing company in connection with its acquisition of a leading provider of prescriptive analytics for retail and consumer packaged goods industries.*

Representation of an insurance and financial services company in connection with its acquisition of a document services and compliance company.*

Representation of a full-cycle referral management platform in connection with its sale to a leading healthcare and information technology company.*

*Prior to joining White & Case.