Shawn Riley

Cleveland Managing Member - McDonald Hopkins

Shawn Riley is the head of the Cleveland office of McDonald Hopkins LLC and the founder of the firm’s Business Restructuring Services Department. For over 25 years, he has advised clients on strategic alternatives, including acquisitions, sales, mergers, affiliations, refinancings, recapitalizations, and restructurings. Shawn has experience in a number of industries, including automotive, energy, manufacturing, retail, casual dining, plastics, telecommunications, and healthcare – including community and rural hospitals and long-term care.  He has counseled businesses ranging in size from $10 million in revenue to multi-billion dollar public companies. Although a resident in Cleveland, Shawn’s clients are located throughout the Eastern United States.

In addition, Shawn serves on the board of directors of the American Red Cross (Greater Cleveland Chapter) and the board of trustees of the Cleveland Institute of Music. He also serves as Mayor of the Village of Gates Mills, Ohio.