Summary

Lynn's practice includes advising clients with regard to mergers and acquisitions, financing arrangements and general business issues. Prior to attending law school and joining Taft, she spent nine years underwriting corporate lending transactions for JPMorgan Chase and U.S. Bank. Lynn's unique background as a corporate loan underwriter helps her better understand both borrower and lender needs.

Lynn received her undergraduate degree from Miami University and her law degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude and Order of the Coif.

Lynn is currently on the advisory board for Give Back Cincinnati and a former board member for BRIDGES for a Just Community and Working in Neighborhoods. In addition, she is a member of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce's WE Lead program and participates in Xavier University's Executive Mentor Program.

Awards

  • Honoree, Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (Ohio Banking & Finance 2014 Associate to Watch, Ohio Banking & Finance 2015 Up & Coming lawyer, Ohio Banking & Finance 2016)

  • Honoree, Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars

  • Forty Under Forty - Cincinnati Business Courier (2011)

  • Member, Class 5 - C-Change Leadership Program

  • Member, Class 2013-2014 - WE Lead

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Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law (2006)
  • B.A., Miami University (1994)

Admissions

  • State - Ohio

Notable Matters

  • Represented administrative agent with respect to a syndicated construction loan.
  • Represented target company with respect to a nine figure sale of equity to a private equity firm.
  • Represented seller with respect to a nine figure sale of equity to a private equity firm.
  • Represented buyer with respect to an eight figure equity purchase and related acquisition financing.

Professional Affiliations

  • Cincinnati Bar Association (Member)
  • One Hundred Wise Women (Committee Member, 2007-2012)

Community Involvement

  • BRIDGES for a Just Community (Past Director)
  • Give Back Cincinnati (Treasurer, Paint the Town; Advisory Board Member)
  • Give Back Cincinnati (Director and Treasurer, 2008-2009)
  • Working in Neighborhoods ("WIN") (Director, 2008-2012; Executive Committee and Secretary, 2009-2012)
  • Xavier University Executive Mentoring Program (Mentor)