Yuan-Ying Hsu Partner

Ying concentrates her practice in middle-market finance transactions, focusing on asset-based lending, fund finance, and leveraged acquisitions. Her experience includes senior secured, cash flow and asset- based facilities, second lien and mezzanine debt, working capital lines and dividend recapitalizations. Ying has worked on transactions across a broad variety of industries but has focused on structuring, negotiating and documenting credit facilities in the healthcare sector.

She is managing partner of the McGuireWoods Chicago office and previously served as co-chair of the Women Lawyers Network of the Chicago office as well as chair of the Chicago office’s recruiting committee. In 2021, she was profiled in The Secured Finance Network's The Secured Lender - Women in Secured Finance publication. Outside of the office, Ying has been heavily involved with the Apollo Chorus of Chicago, serving on its board of directors for several years and providing pro bono legal services. She is also a member of the President’s Leadership Council, an auxiliary board of the Founders’ Council, and serves on the board of The Catalyst Schools and Kehrein Center of the Arts Foundation. 


Representation of an ABL lender in working capital facilities for nursing home and SNF chain.

Representation of an ABL lender in several working capital facilities for manufacturers of automobile parts.

Representation of an ABL lender in working capital facility for distributor of snowmobiles.

Representation of national lenders in term loans to high net worth individuals, including loans secured by ownership interests in real estate investment trusts.

Representation of corporate client in restructuring of corporate family.

Representation of medical practice groups in obtaining credit facilities.

Representation of pro bono client on a number of general contract matters.

  • New York University School of Law, JD, Executive Editor and Staff Editor, NYU Journal of International Law & Politics, 2001
  • Yale University, BA, 1998
Member, American Bar Association
  • Mandarin-Chinese
  • Illinois
  • New York

Selected for inclusion in America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Banking and Finance, Illinois, Chambers USA, 2021-2023

Selected for inclusion in The Secured Finance Network’s The Secured Lender – Women in Secured Finance publication, 2021

Named to “Illinois Rising Stars,” Banking, Business/Corporate, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2012

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