Zac Barnett Attorney

A Focus on Commercial Lending and Fund Finance
Hinsdale, IL, US
Based in Chicago, Zac Barnett is a commercial lending and fund finance attorney who provides assistance to a wide range of clients, including those involved in real estate, energy, and infrastructure. Meeting the needs of borrowers and lenders, attorney Zac Barnett enables private equity deals to go forward and has intimate knowledge of financial instruments such as subscription facilities. Mr. Barnett is known for his leadership capacities and has guided a global team of 25 fund finance lawyers. At his previous firm, he co-led a team of 75 lawyers in the finance law sphere. He has been recognized by Chambers USA for his consistent efforts nearly every year since 2010. Among Mr. Barnett’s industry achievements has been as cofounder of the Annual Global Subscription Credit Facility and Fund Finance Symposium. Since its inception in New York in 2010, the event has been broadened by the Fund Finance Association into one that spans urban hubs worldwide, including Hong Kong, London, and Miami.

Work Experience

Mayer Brown, LLP


Sep, 2002 - Mar, 2019


Northwestern University School of Law


Sep, 1999 - May, 2002

Elmhurst College

BS Marketing

Aug, 1995 - May, 1998


  • Management
  • Property Management