William E. Leister

Banking & Finance, Fund Finance


William Leister is a partner in Mayer Brown's Charlotte office and a member of the Banking & Finance practice. His practice centers on fund finance, routinely representing financial institutions, investment funds and corporate borrowers in the negotiation and documentation of subscription-based credit facilities, NAV-based credit facilities, hybrid credit facilities, and a variety of other secured and unsecured finance transactions. William also has a strong background representing financial institutions as lead agent and arranger in syndicated credit facilities.

Related Services & Industries


  • Duke University, BS, BA
  • Duke University School of Law, JD


  • North Carolina

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Charlotte Museum of History Emerging Leaders and Heritage Council, Member