Molly McNally’s practice focuses on corporate transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions, and on securities law compliance matters for domestic and foreign issuers. She has been recognized in Ohio Super Lawyers – Rising Stars since 2014, a listing of the top up-and-coming lawyers in Ohio.

    Prior to joining Squire Patton Boggs, Molly served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Judge Joe Billy McDade of the US District Court for the Central District of Illinois.

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    Mergers and Acquisitions

    • Representing a multibillion-dollar NYSE-listed business information technology and services company in connection with a series of strategic acquisitions.
    • Representing a global Tier 1 automotive components manufacturer in several cross-border carve-out dispositions of multibillion-dollar business units to strategic and private equity buyers.
    • Counseling a Canada-based fruit juice and beverage manufacturer in its entrance to the US market through a US$390 million merger with a US-based beverage manufacturer and the financing of that transaction.
    • Advising a leading industrial distributor of bearings, power transmission components and fluid power components and system in various strategic acquisitions.
    • Representing a UK-based packaging manufacturer in a US$30 million acquisition, its first in the US.

    Public Capital Markets

    • Representing the underwriters in public offerings by an NYSE-listed global manufacturer of industrial and consumer sealants of US$300 million of senior notes and of US$250 million of senior notes.
    • Counseling a Nasdaq-listed, Europe-based global information technology company in connection with an underwritten public offering of its ordinary shares.
    • Representing the underwriters in connection with public offerings of common shares by a real estate investment trust (REIT).
    • Representing the underwriters in connection with the public offering of common shares by a bulk freight shipping provider.
    • Serving as disclosure counsel to a non-profit municipal electric provider in a series of securitization transactions.


    • Cleveland State University, J.D., magna cum laude, managing editor, Cleveland State Law Review, 2008
    • John Carroll University, B.A., cum laude, 2005


    • Ohio, 2008
    • Selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers – Rising Stars since 2014, a distinction that recognizes the top Ohio lawyers under the age of 40 or in practice for 10 years or less
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