James McLain is a member of FTI Capital Advisors, FTI Consulting's investment banking subsidiary. Mr. McLain is part of the firm’s Healthcare practice and focuses on providing investment banking advisory services to middle market healthcare companies and private equity investors. He has close to 20 years of M&A and corporate finance experience and has initiated and completed numerous strategic and financial transactions for healthcare companies.
Mr. McLain has advised owners and management teams in a broad range of healthcare subsectors such as behavioral healthcare, specialty physician services, diagnostic labs, dental products and services, health and wellness, payor services, and medical products.
Prior to joining FTI Capital Advisors in 2017, Mr. McLain was a Managing Director with Coker Capital Advisors, a healthcare investment bank offering mergers & acquisitions, capital raising, and other strategic financial advisory services to middle market healthcare companies. Previously, he worked for Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., where he led the M&A Advisory practice for healthcare services companies. Mr. McLain has also held positions in the healthcare investment banking group at Jefferies & Company and the industrials group at Credit Suisse First Boston.
Mr. McLain graduated cum laude with Honors from Williams College, where he was a member of the top ten nationally-ranked squash team. Mr. McLain earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He lives in Bronxville, New York with his wife and two daughters.