Matthew M. Donaher

Matthew M. Donaher

Matthew M. Donaher
T: 203-325-5040 - F: (203) 325-5001

Matthew Donaher is a Partner in the Debt Financing Group.  He focuses his practice on corporate finance matters representing financial institutions, private equity sponsors and borrowers in leveraged finance transactions and secured credit facilities, including cash-flow and asset-based financings, acquisition financings, refinancings, exit financings, debtor-in-possession financings, second lien, subordinated and mezzanine debt finance transactions, and cross-border, multi-currency transactions. Prior to joining Finn Dixon and Herling, Mr. Donaher worked at Xtract Research LLC, was a partner at Givner Law Group LLP, counsel at Sherman and Sterling LLP, an associate at Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, and an associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP.

American Jurisprudence Award for Contracts

Practice Area


  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D., 1992, Cum Laude
  • University of Notre Dame, B.B.A., Business Administration, 1986

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2016
  • New York, 1993
  • Connecticut, 1992