Willie Schuerger provides general counsel to public and private business entities in corporate and securities matters, with a primary focus on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate finance transactions, joint ventures, and distribution arrangements.

Representative Experience

  • Represented trustee in Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization of life settlement provider and securitization of policy portfolio
  • Represented financial services company in acquisition of life insurance agency
  • Represented physicians and physician practice groups in evaluation of sale, joint venture, and restructuring transactions
  • Represented insurance agency in out-of-court debt restructuring to preserve renewal commission income stream
  • Represented U.S. subsidiary of publicly held foreign company in numerous acquisitions of wholesale electrical distributors located throughout the United States
  • Represented commodity trading and processing company in acquisition of control in processing plant
  • Represented investment company in sale of life settlement based financial asset portfolio to U.S. subsidiary of foreign bank
  • Represented insurance agency in development and sale of proprietary life insurance program to subsidiary of NYSE-listed company
  • Represented distributor of oilfield services products in sale of business
  • Represented commodity trading and processing company in joint venture to develop improved plant varieties
  • Represented building products manufacturer in divestiture of operating division
  • Represented financial services companies in development of proprietary products and sale of company to publicly held foreign banking institution
  • Represented storage tank manufacturer in sale to private equity consortium
  • Represented standards related technical services firm in numerous acquisitions and dispositions
  • Represented building products manufacturer in numerous acquisitions
  • Represented pipe manufacturing company in sale to private equity buyer
  • Represented nursery company in recapitalization and stock exchange transaction
  • Represented insurance agency in securing equity investments from NYSE-listed insurance holding company
  • Represented insurance agency in structure and formation of joint venture with NYSE-listed carrier


  • Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D., with highest honors
  • Texas Tech University, B.A.
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
  • Member, State Bar of Texas; Business Law, Corporate Counsel, Insurance Law, and Intellectual Property Sections
  • Member, Dallas Bar Association; Corporate Counsel and Securities Law Sections
Honors & Awards
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Corporate Law, 2013-2022