Payal is a member of HMB’s Business and Finance Group. She focuses her practice on transactional and general counsel matters.
Payal works with an array of clients including privately held companies and their investors, family-owned businesses, start-ups, executives, venture capitalists, private equity funds and lenders. She often represents technology companies, manufacturing and distribution businesses, individuals with professional practices and insurance companies.
Partnering with clients to structure and manage their deals, Payal guides businesses through the intricacies involved in a variety of transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, add-on acquisitions and reorganizations. She also advises on specialty financial transactions including non-traditional debt financing, litigation financing, venture financing and social impact financing.
Payal represents companies in all lifecycle stages, helping clients with strategic business planning and corporate governance. She assists with day-to-day operations as well as drafting and negotiating a variety of agreements such as services, employment, governance, marketing and influencer agreements.
Tailored Advice Focused on Client Needs
Clients value Payal’s efficient, proactive, solution-driven advice that balances business goals and legal concerns. They appreciate her friendly and approachable demeanor and enjoy a relationship based on candid communication.
Chicago Bar Association, Leadership Institute 2023
Congratulations to Port X Logistics LLC, a leading transportation company, on its partnership with U.S. Multimodal Group, a premium provider of intermodal logistics!
HMB would like to congratulate Sterling Douglass and the entire Chowly team on its acquisition of Koala, a guest experience platform that empowers restaurant brands to elevate their digital ordering experience across web, app and kiosk.
HMB congratulates Svoboda Capital Partners, LLC (“SC”) on their partnership with Horwitz, LLC (“Horwitz”).
HMB congratulates Science on Call on the closing of its $1.6 million in pre-seed funding. The Chicago startup will use the new funding to keep restaurants up and running by helping with outages, glitches and other tech challenges.
HMB congratulates clients Aegon Asset Management and Avenue Capital Group which recently announced the closing of a $50 Million growth financing round in Intellihot to advance innovative green technologies.