The Secured Lender named Chicago partner Allison J. Satyr to its 2020 “Women in Secured Finance” list. The annual list profiles 50 inspiring women who “exemplify excellence” and have distinguished themselves within the secured finance industry. The women profiled represent leaders from an array of institutions including banks, law firms, appraisal and consulting firms, fintech companies and institutional capital providers. Allison’s profile included an interview with her in which Allison offered her advice to women just starting out in the industry, as well as insight into how she maintains balance between work and personal time.
Allison is a partner with Sidley’s Global Finance group in Chicago, where she counsels commercial banks, funds and businesses with respect to a diverse range of finance matters and transactions. She frequently represents agents, arrangers, lenders, participants, borrowers and private equity sponsors in structuring and negotiating single-lender and syndicated financings, including multicurrency and cross-border transactions, across numerous industries.