Matthew Leist is a corporate partner whose practice focuses on acquisition financings for top-tier private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies. He has handled such matters on behalf of, among others, KKR, Thomas H. Lee Partners, Bain Capital and Warburg Pincus.

Matthew was recognized by Best Lawyers in the 2021, 2022 and 2023 editions of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in California
  • Illinois


  • Indiana University Maurer School of LawJ.D.cum laude

    Managing Editor, Indiana Law Journal

  • Indiana UniversityB.S., Businesswith Distinction