October 15-16, 2024

Fairmont Dallas
1717 N. Akard St.
Dallas, TX 75201

McGuireWoods is pleased to announce this year’s Independent Sponsor Conference will be held Oct. 15-16 at the Fairmont Dallas. Registration will open soon.

Don’t miss the opportunity to gain knowledge and insights during panel discussions and connect one-on-one during the speed-networking segments. Once again, the conference will be held at the Fairmont Dallas — a larger venue that allows for increased networking opportunities.

For information on past conferences and McGuireWoods’ commitment to the independent sponsor community, visit our thought leadership and related events tabs, respectively. Please watch highlights from last year’s conference below.

Independent sponsors; family offices; private equity funds; other alternative investors; senior, unitranche and mezzanine lenders; and pensions and endowments


McGuireWoods reserved a limited number of hotel rooms at the Fairmont Dallas at a discounted rate of $239 per room per night, and at the JW Marriott at a discounted rate of $369 per room per night. Room block reservations must be made on or before Sept. 23.

To reserve, use one of the links below.

Book your group rate for McGuirewoods LLP at Fairmont Dallas.

Book your group rate for McGuireWoods LLP at JW Marriott.

Please note that attendees should refrain from reserving more than one hotel room under the same name. This ensures fair accommodation distribution and helps avoid unnecessary complications. Additionally, be aware that both hotels have a seven-day cancellation policy. Thank you for your cooperation.


“I want to commend [the McGuireWoods team] on a powerhouse conference. The new venue is a major upgrade over prior years and the turnout was unreal.”

– Tony Hill, Principal, Trivest

“Well done conference, MW team! I was very impressed with the quality and quantity.”

– Rafael Romero, Principal, Emigrant Capital

“Just wanted to thank you for hosting us once again. You run a lovely program, which we find quite valuable.”

– Louis Mayer, Senior Vice President, 10 East