Mr. Lisker is MSD’s Chief Legal Officer. He originally joined MSD Capital in September 1999 as its General Counsel, and became a Partner of MSD in January 2008. From September 1996 to August 1999, he was an associate in the Corporate and Securities Group at Mayer Brown, LLP in Chicago. Mr. Lisker received his J.D. cum laude from the Northwestern University School of Law in 1995, where he was a Note and Comment Editor of the Law Review. After law school, Mr. Lisker spent one year as a law clerk to the Honorable Stanley F. Birch, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
He received his B.A. with distinction in European History from the University of Pennsylvania in 1990. Mr. Lisker is a member of the Board of Trustees of the New York State Trooper Foundation.