DALLAS, TX—Courtney S. Marcus, co-managing partner of the international law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s Dallas office and partner in the Firm’s global Banking & Finance practice, has been recognized by D CEO in its 2021 Dallas 500 publication as one of the region’s most powerful and influential business leaders. This is the second time Marcus has been honored.
Marcus leads Weil’s representation of private equity firms, public and private corporate borrowers and financial investors in their most complex banking and finance matters. Her extensive experience includes leveraged acquisition and recapitalization transactions, bridge and mezzanine financing, cash flow and asset-based lending, debtor-in-possession financing and loan restructurings and workouts. She regularly advises on billion-dollar deals and has worked with clients in a variety of industries such as energy (including E&P, midstream and energy service companies), sports franchises, manufacturing, retail, healthcare, business services and consumer products.
In her Firm leadership role, she helps guide Weil’s pace-setting efforts in diversity and pro bono service, among other significant contributions to the Firm’s overall success and preeminent status as an esteemed counselor to the world’s leading companies.
Marcus’ professional experience has earned countless accolades, including being named Best Lawyers® 2021 Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Dallas-Fort Worth; recognized as a leading lawyer for Banking & Finance in Texas by Chambers USA 2005-2020; named a 2020 Texas Trailblazer by Texas Lawyer; named an honoree at the Dallas Business Journal’s 2018 Women in Business Awards and named among the 2016 Women in Energy award honorees by Texas Lawyer. She is also a member of the International Women’s Forum—Dallas, The Dallas Assembly, and the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Executive Women’s Roundtable and Board of Advisors.