George L. White, IV, Partner
Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg
6055 Rockside Woods Boulevard, Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44131
T: (216) 642-3342
F: (216) 216-642-8826

Mr. White provides transactional and commercial representation to a diverse range of corporate clients including businesses engaged in manufacturing, retail and construction. He has over 13 years of extensive experience representing business clients in mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions, and commercial real estate matters.

His practice and experience spans a variety of business, commercial and real estate matters including:

  • Counseling privately-held companies on a wide range of business and legal issues, including business formation, corporate structuring and restructuring, financing, secured transactions and creditors’ rights;
  • Negotiating and preparing operating agreements, purchase and sale agreements, loan documentation, employment agreements, and restrictive covenant and confidentially agreements;
  • Prosecuting mechanics’ lien claims and bond claims on behalf of subcontractors and material suppliers in the construction industry; and
  • Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. White represented several regional and national banking institutions in connection with commercial loan transactions and business financing.

Practice Areas


  • J.D., University of Idaho-College of Law, Magna Cum Laude, 1995
  • B.A., Southern Oregon State College, Cum Laude, 1988

Bar Admissions

  • State of Ohio, 1996
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2003

Memberships / Honors / Awards

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association