Mr. McNally joined Castlelake in 2019 as part of the Legal & Compliance team, in the role of deputy general counsel. Mr. McNally is primarily responsible for advising on strategic and tactical legal activities of the firm. Mr. McNally has nearly 25 years of legal and business experience and has expertise in fund formation and maintenance, securities investment management, transaction structuring and execution, and regulatory and corporate governance. Prior to Castlelake, Mr. McNally was the general counsel, chief operating officer and principal at Stark Investments. During his 17-year tenure there, he served in a cross-functional capacity, including as a member of the Executive Committee. Mr. McNally received his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Law School, with honors, and the Order of the Coif Award. He received his B.S. in business administration and finance from Marquette University, magna cum laude.